Gerhardi Kunststofftechnik to Expand in the U.S.
As part of the growth strategy, Gerhardi Kunststofftechnik GmbH expand their company activities and build a plant in the USA. The company provides the start of construction at the end of the year 2016 and the production start at the end of 2018.
The decision for the location Montgomery in Alabama was made after a detailed site-selection-process. Next to several advantages convinced the location with their infrastructure and their favourable traffic connection. The company plans for their core processes injection molding, electroplating and assembly an investment volume of USD 38 million. The construction of the new location comprises a production area of app. 10,000 m², extensions are still possible. Furthermore, 240 new jobs will be created in the region.
The company from Lüdenscheid is one of the European market leaders in the field of development and production of galvanized and technically sophisticated plastic parts. With app. 1400 employees Gerhardi Kunststofftechnik is producing interior and exterior plastic parts for the automotive industry at the plants in Lüdenscheid and Ibbenbüren.
GERHARDI Kunststofftechnik GmbH
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