Kingsport To Get 450 Jobs Over 4 Years
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — State officials say 450 jobs will be created over four years in Kingsport, Tenn., after an Ireland-based company locates a manufacturing facility in Sullivan County.
C&F Group, an auto exterior trim supplier, will invest $12.5 million in the facility, its first U.S. location.
Gov. Bill Haslam described the jobs as "good paying."
The company said in a state news release that more than 20 locations were considered for the facility.
Officials said recruiting the company took 18 months.