Wed., November 30, 2011 3:28pm
Two years ago, Korean automaker Kia opened a plant in West Point, near the Alabama border. The plant employs 3,000 people. But its economic impact is much wider.
Thu., April 21, 2011 4:05pm
Kia says by the end of this year, 3,000 people will be working at the West Point facility.
Wed., March 2, 2011 6:34pm
Georgia’s manufacturing sector had a good February with increases in new orders, production, and some improvement in hiring. The Kia factory in West Point, Ga., is adding up to a thousand workers by the end of the year and is planning to add a third shift too.
Mon., October 4, 2010 1:58pm
The Kia Motors plant in West Point launched its second shift production on Saturday adding more than 600 jobs. This expansion allows Kia to produce more of the Sorento which Kia says is its best selling model.