2003 Press Release Archive

South Carolina Department of Commerce Seeks Approval of $103.5 Million Incentive Package for BMW Manufacturing

COLUMBIA, S.C. - 12/02/2003

The South Carolina Department of Commerce will ask the South Carolina Joint Bond Review Committee Wednesday to approve a $103.5 million incentive package for Upstate-based BMW Manufacturing Corp. The incentive package is based on BMW’s announcement in September 2002 to invest an additional $400 million and create an additional 400 jobs. South Carolina law provides [...]

BMW will build an Information Technology Research Center at Clemson University’s new research campus in Greenville, making BMW the park’s first non-academic tenant.

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 11/12/2003

BMW will build an Information Technology Research Center at Clemson University’s new research campus in Greenville, making BMW the park’s first non-academic tenant. The mission of the 80,000 square-foot, four-story research center will be to develop the required methods and tools to be used in the product development process, the manufacturing process, in the car [...]

BMW Manufacturing Corp. Wins National & State Environmental Conservation Awards

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 11/04/2003

Manufacturer Presented National Award in Chicago; State Award in Myrtle BeachBMW Manufacturing Corp. was presented the EPA’s Green Power Leadership Award in Chicago today for its use of recycled landfill gas as a power source. Landfill gas provides 25 percent of BMW’s overall power needs at its South Carolina plant. BMW Manufacturing was also recognized [...]

Corporate Giving at BMW Manufacturing Corp.

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 11/01/2003

Corporate giving is very important at BMW Manufacturing Corp., although it is not an area that is widely publicized. Projects that help the environment, education, beautification, quality of life, preservation, charitable organizations, and other philanthropic causes throughout the state are endeavors that BMW Manufacturing supports. BMW believes that supporting local and state organizations is an [...]

Fuqua Named Tournament Coordinator for BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs Golf Event

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 10/23/2003

Liz Fuqua has been named Tournament Coordinator for the BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs golf tournament. Fuqua joins the tournament staff from Adventures in Advertising/Vineworks Marketing where she worked as a Marketing Manager. Fuqua, who is originally from Greenville, N.C., and has lived in Greenville, S.C., for the past nine years, is responsible for [...]

Production Figures

  • 2013 Annual Production
    Total 2013 Production: 297,326
  • 2014 Production - February
    X3 Units: 12,892
    X5 Units: 12,200
    X6 Units: 2,089
  • Number of jobs – 8,000
  • North American suppliers –
    170
  • South Carolina suppliers –
    40

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Sky Foster
MANAGER, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

BMW Manufacturing Co.
P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304
864-989-5546
Sky.foster@bmwmc.com

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