Attracting the Next Automotive Assembly Plant 

By: Didi Caldwell and John Longshore Global Location Strategies   In 1993, the state of North Carolina was a finalist site for an automobile assembly plant.  That automaker, Mercedes-Benz, ultimately decided against the Tar Heel State and chose Tuscaloosa, Alabama, instead.  Since that time, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai, Toyota, and Volkswagen have all built plants in the […]