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UPSTATE SC: A Production Powerhouse

Are you exploring locations and partners for producing coronavirus response solutions and products — from PPE to medical devices to sanitation products? Upstate South Carolina stands out as a leading location. Why?

A Formula for Success – in Crisis or in Calm

The ingredients to success are part of our DNA: a history of textile production, a rich array of advanced materials suppliers, engineering prowess, and 300+ automation and robotics companies, all located within the heart of the booming Southeast region, where 100 million people can be reached within a one-day drive.

More than 670+ life science firms are thriving in South Carolina, with support from statewide organizations such as SCBIO, the South Carolina Research Authority and its South Carolina Medical Device Alliance. All these, boosted by collaborative higher education partnerships at Clemson University and University of South Carolina, and nationally recognized technical training programs such as Apprenticeship Carolina and readySC.

And, don’t just take our word for it. Hear directly from Upstate industry leaders.




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In a world where speed to market is essential, the Upstate stands ready to support your business expansion. Our team is here to connect you to resources to support the launch of your new operations.

Schedule a 20-minute one-on-one Zoom meeting with Aimee Redick to learn more.