GDC Releases 2019 Annual Report

Greer Development Corporation (GDC), the City of Greer’s economic development group, today released its 2019 annual report, highlighting the economic growth it has sparked in the city. GDC closed 13 deals last year, resulting in $123 million in new capital…

BMW’s Plant Spartanburg Has Record Year

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During its 25th year of production, BMW Manufacturing set a new production record, assembling 411,620 X models in 2019, beating the previous record set in 2016 by 449 vehicles. According to a news release from BMW North America, the record year means Plant…

SC Ports Reports Best Volumes Yet in 2019

South Carolina Ports Authority had its best calendar year in its history, handling 2.44 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) in 2019, a 5% increase year-over-year. S.C. Ports handled 1.38 million pier containers — as measured by the total number of…

City Electric Supply Opens in Greer

Located in the foothills of Upstate South Carolina, the city of Greer is an excellent location full of beautiful scenery for a new branch. The town is home to not only 30,000 people, but also to the BMW plant that…

Downtown Greer Launches New Website

Greer Development Corporation (GDC) announced the launch of downtown Greer’s newly revamped website,, which features improved functionality, a more modern design, and updated content. The responsive site, which offers quick and easy access to essential tourism information that highlights…

SC Ports Continues to See Strong Volumes

South Carolina Ports Authority has seen strong volumes in the first four months of fiscal year 2020 with growth in both containerized and vehicle cargo. S.C. Ports moved 217,360 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) across the Wando Welch and North…