1996 Press Release Archive

BMW Expands Investment in South Carolina to $800 Million

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 02/29/1996

BMW will invest an additional $200 million at its South Carolina manufacturing facilities, bringing its total investment in the state to more than $800 million. Construction, which will begin immediately, will add about 300,000 square feet of manufacturing space in the Body and Assembly areas to the 1.2-million-square-foot plant. The expansion increases the daily capacity […]

Production Figures

  • 2016 Production - December
    • X3 Vehicles: 11,057
    • X4 Vehicles: 4,070
    • X5 Vehicles: 11,658
    • X6 Vehicles: 2,781
  • Number of jobs – 8,000
  • North American suppliers – 270
  • South Carolina suppliers– 40

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