County Info


S.C. Department of Commerce announces 2017 Industry Impact Awards

Congratulations to two NESA region companies, North Industrial Machine and PolyQuest, for being honored with the 2017 Industry Impact Award.

North Eastern Strategic Alliance looks for great economic development in 2017

2016 in review and a look to 2017

GE Healthcare launching $40 million expansion, creating 100 new jobs

GE Healthcare held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, March 21, for their upcoming $40 million capacity expansion. GE Healthcare will be expanding its production of MRI components to accommodate several new products in the company’s portfolio. The expansion is projected to create 100 new jobs.

SC Ports Breaks Ground on Inland Port Dillon

Officials have broken ground on the site of Inland Port Dillon, a South Carolina Ports Authority facility slated to open in early 2018 to support growing intermodal cargo volumes between the Port of Charleston and markets throughout the Carolinas, Northeast and Midwest.

Carolina Canners, Inc. expanding Chesterfield County operations

NESA to hold executive committee meeting

SC Ports Authority finalizes plans to construct second inland port

Port to open CSX-served site in Dillon, South Carolina next year.

Consultant lauds region's attributes

Today in Florence, the North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA) – a nine county regional economic development organization – hosted site selector Chris Schastok.

Honda of South Carolina expanding manufacturing facility

Company investing $45 million to create 250 new jobs

R.J. Corman awarded $9.7 million TIGER grant for Carolina Lines rehab

R. J. Corman Railroad Company, in partnership with Horry County, SC, was recently awarded a $9.7 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.