Seohan Auto Georgia to invest $72 million into new manufacturing facility

April 14, 2023
Seohan Auto Georgia has announced that it will build a new production plant in Liberty County, Georgia.

Seohan Auto Georgia has announced that it will build a new production plant in Liberty County, Georgia. The company, which manufactures automotive parts for Hyundai Motor Group America, will invest $72 million into the new facility and will generate 180 new jobs in the process. Production will begin in 2024, and the new plant will produce H/shafts, axles, and brake systems for OEMs

In a recent quote, Jung Kee Koo, CEO of Seohan Auto Georgia Corporation, said, “Sustained growth of the EV market over the past few years suggests that accelerated changes to the automotive market is inevitable. We believe Georgia will be the center of the EV industry, and will be a new frontier for Seohan's future with limitless opportunities and potential. We are very pleased to collaborate in partnership with Georgia and move towards a promising new future.”

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp added, “The Hyundai Metaplant is and will continue to be an economic driver for the entire region, creating more jobs for hardworking Georgians in communities like Liberty County. We're proud to welcome Seohan as the latest supplier in a growing list to invest in Georgia and look forward to the continued growth of this fast emerging sector.”

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