GOOD NEWS: 2A, a respected automotive supplier with locations in Italy, the United States, and China, launched R & D programs and has developed parts ready for assembly in various OEM lines. OEMs, or original equipment manufacturer(s), produce parts and equipment that can be marketed by other manufacturers. 2A’s recent expansion in the United States will result in approximately 50 more jobs at the Auburn, Alabama facility.
Through collaborative efforts between the public and private sector, our state has positioned itself as a national and global leader the automotive industry. In the past few weeks, the state of Alabama has had three major automotive industry-related announcements. 2A’s decision to expand its US presence at the Auburn foundry is an important component of the automotive supply chain and is a testament to the creation of an environment conducive for business. We are looking forward to the unveiling of 2A’s new technology in March of 2020.
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