Gotion, a battery company based in China, is adding a new facility soon in Right to Work Big Rapids, Michigan. In order to accomplish all they wish to do, they are investing a total of $2.36 billion toward the project. In addition, they will also create 2,350 new jobs. So this will be a great addition to the economy!
From Area Development Magazine:
“We are thankful to the Big Rapids community, State of Michigan and all who have supported us in getting the project to this important milestone. We are dedicated to bringing world class lithium battery production to North America and delivering high-quality products to our customers in a timely fashion. We look forward to our continued partnership to ensure a smooth launch.” […]
“We are thrilled to congratulate the Gotion team on choosing Michigan as their American home for opportunity! Team Michigan continues to out-hustle and out-compete to ensure every global company considering their future expansion opportunities can see their future here in our state, just like Gotion does.” […]
“The Right Place is honored to have played a role in bringing this transformational project to the Big Rapids area. […] The location and community have been prepared for an opportunity like this to utilize the infrastructure, locally trained talent pool and outstanding resources from Ferris State University. We are well on our way to positioning the region at the center of West Michigan’s growing mobility and EV sector.”AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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