Auria expanding operations with $12.4M investment in S.C.
Posted October 6, 2021
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Auria, a global supplier of automotive flooring, acoustical and fiber-based solutions, today announced plans to invest capital and grow operations in Spartanburg County, S.C. The more than $12.4 million investment will create 103 new jobs.
“We are proud to be able to grow our business and build on our future at the Spartanburg plant,” said Auria Vice President of Operations Mike Van Booven. “We know we can continue to count on Spartanburg’s talented, dedicated workforce to help us deliver best-in-class automotive products to our customers.”
Founded in 2017, Auria provides interior and exterior components and systems designed to reduce cabin noise and improve overall driving comfort and convenience. Products include acoustical insulators and compression-molded flooring products as well as other interior soft trim products, such as package trays, trunk trim and wheel arch liners.
“Auria’s decision to expand its footprint in Spartanburg County through a $12.4 million investment and 103 new jobs will deliver a significant economic impact to the entire region,” said S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster. “We thank Auria for their commitment to South Carolina and look forward to their future success.”
Located at 1 Austrian Way in Spartanburg, S.C., Auria’s business expansion will increase the company’s operating capacity to meet growing demand.
The expansion will incrementally take place over the next two years.
“This announcement is a terrific win for the Upstate, and today, we congratulate Auria on their expansion in Spartanburg County,” said S.C. Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightsey III. “This announcement is further proof that South Carolina is an ideal location for businesses to grow and thrive.”
Source: S.C. Dept. of Commerce