Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S3

CONTENTS
4 EDITOR'S LETTER
5 FOCUS: PSA'S STRATEGIC
MOVE IN MOROCCO
Kenitra's Atlantic Free Zone allows
the French automaker to tackle
new markets
7 TURKISH UPSIDES
A decline in the lira hasn't stopped
new auto sector investment in Turkey
INVITATION TO ZALAEGERSZEG
VALLEY
Hungary builds a research test track
to lay the groundwork for a European
Silicon Valley
8 UK STEPS UP ITS RESEARCH GAME
New incentive support focuses on
r&d and electrification
THE ALLURE OF GERMANY'S TARGET
ZONES
Companies work with economic
developers to lean into the country's
under-developed regions
10 FRANCE CATCHES A WAVE OF
FOREIGN INVESTMENT
Toyota, Daimler lead the big spending
11 E-DRIVE IS AUSTRIA'S NEW SPARK
As Magna Steyr booms, China's Great
Wall finds a new site for electric
vehicle r&d
THEY KEEP COMING INTO POLAND
Automakers know there's a reason
why unemployment is low in Poland
30 EXISTING SITES DRAW INVESTMENT
CEO Hinrich Woebcken announces
more investment in Chattanooga
this year
31 COMMUNITIES THINK REGIONALLY
Last year's 10 largest projects
32 FOCUS: REVIVING A MICHIGAN CITY
The auto industry once thrived in
Flint - public and private leaders
want it to do so again

34 ONTARIO'S RALLY - LET'S GET BACK
IN THE GAME
Canada's chief automotive province
is determined to get its mojo back

12

35 KENTUCKY BIRTHS A NEW
ALUMINUM GIANT
Why an old coal region became a
prime location to supply automotive
MAKING AN INVESTMENT LOOK
EASY IN ALABAMA
How did Huntsville snap up the
Toyota-Mazda deal? Years of
hard work
36 AN INDIANA TOWN MADE THINGS
HAPPEN FAST
When German green-tech supplier
ElringKlinger called, Fort Wayne
kicked into gear
NORTH CAROLINA READIES
FOR ROUND TWO
Missing out on the Toyota-Mazda
project has only sharpened
Carolina's edge
EARTH AND SEA MET IN VIRGINA
Italy's Eldor had to move an entire
production line across the Atlantic
into its first North American plant
38 GEORGIA'S ENGINEER MAGNET
Atlanta booms as an automotive
r&d center
A BROWNFIELD AUTO PLANT
COMES BACK TO LIFE IN OHIO
Local officials help turn GM's old
Moraine site into a glass plant
39 BMW'S STILL A SOUTH CAROLINA
GROWTH ENGINE
After more than 20 years, BMW is still
bringing more industry to the state
DENSO DOUBLES DOWN IN
TENNESSEE
The global parts giant spends big in
East Tennessee

14

16
S36
PRO

3829

14.06.18 16:37
Date
Proof 1
Agency -

DIT
Client
Campaign Great Image Lear
Title
S36 PRO 3829 DIT
File
CMYK
Colour
Spots -

Ins date 00/00 AW% 100
Operator GS
Page 1
Trim (HxW) 96.52x215.9mm
-
TA
-
Bleed

Account Team 1

Head of Art

Account Team 2

Creative Director

Producer

Art Director

Client

Copy Writer

18

20
22

24
27

28

PROFILES
12 Canada
14 Detroit Aerotropolis Region
16 Great Britain & North Ireland
18 Michigan
20 North Rhine-Westphalia
22 JobsOhio
24 Upstate South Carolina
27 Tennessee Valley Authority
28 Tunisia

STAFF
Editor: Lindsay Chappell
Contributors: Nick Gibbs, Stephanie
Hernandez McGavin, Peter Sigal
Associate Art Director: Denise Mai
Manager, Content Studio: Katie Kieft
Copy Editor: Bob Allen

E C O N O M I C D E V E L O P M E N T G U I D E / J U LY 2 0 1 8

3



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry

Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - Intro
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S1
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S2
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S3
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S4
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S5
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S6
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S7
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S8
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S9
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S10
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S11
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S12
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S13
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S14
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S15
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S16
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S17
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S18
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S19
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S20
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S21
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S22
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S23
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S24
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S25
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S26
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S27
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S28
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S29
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S30
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S31
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S32
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S33
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S34
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S35
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S36
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S37
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S38
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S39
Guide to Economic Development in the Global Auto Industry - S40
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/ANshowdaily80819
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/ANshowdaily80719
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/ANshowdaily80619
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3214543326LCFPC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an9381127498RISGS_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8473635224CDSLM_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8373746387BIMHS_retail
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7698534210IRHTD_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8447751218IHAGC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8576321197WMPRC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an6399112438IRHAH_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8736450912ADGJT_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8700873122RNARH_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1093836455HAGTA_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an9808765635GTJTW_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an6525367432FHMLB_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8597421143MCFPA_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4298726547VWGGA_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7799856412ILBOV_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2056982648AHHIA_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5678154982IEHDT_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an0211270720DPISS_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2325269754PSINO_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5627892889EASBC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4778021396LTBFA_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1549365874TIUIG_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an9685896971RTQAT_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3126539765SSIKM_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2348716424IHBFN_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2713112513DPIAA_GEDsupp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2713112513DPIAA_GIEsupp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5740978765KIYTC_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8786483429YWIRB_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1441850607BCEKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2231982341SHRK_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an9824752309LOLIKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8849332574YIKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3756575112SAIKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7389812526DOQKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7474633298JQMKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8763487432NAOKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3748383922LRGKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8347508927POTKPv2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an9610620377FSKKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4981263095CBNKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an6723445245SDFLF_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4862340134FSEJC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4596813450LQFCN_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2348692346SDGCN_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1634224522ASDLC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an0267104334RTSJC_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an6029878560PGSCN_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5214469855HGBKP_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1062061234GSGBL_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5038325406GSDCN_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3992752354ASPLF_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7986445324GHYCN_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1455687392FTBTE_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2289678453HBCLF_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5633892673TBEKP_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4663981572FBCJC_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/ane_7746982457HCTBV_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8994656823RVGCN_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4566329884GVTLF_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7466398157YCPTS_supp
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5334987156YBHBL_supplement
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an2822679175GTHTS_bestpractices
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an4893356182CJPCN_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8388619274RBCCN_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7833092572SPRBW_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an5533789923FTBLF_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7884599237HYQJC_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an1335576249HBWKP_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an7855749033KPMLF_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an8946778932RBTTS_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an6735519136YBPMG_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an_20130318Top125
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an3766500224HBPJC_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/crain/an_080612_supp
http://www.nxtbookMEDIA.com