Company adding 100 automotive jobs in Duncan

DUNCAN, S.C. (AP) - A German auto supplier says it will add 100
jobs at its plant in Duncan.

Draxlmaier Group said Wednesday it will spend about $10 million
on the expansion of its plant in Spartanburg County, which already
has more than 600 employees.

The company makes parts for BMW and General Motors. the company
says the expansion will allow it to make instrument panels, center
consoles and door panels.

Construction is set to start in March.

Draxlmaier spokesman Ralph Schwarz says the company needs more
space now that it's working on the X3 that BMW makes in Greer.

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