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Is a major company bringing a big investment and jobs to Newberry County?

(Source: WIS) (Source: WIS)

A major company could be making plans to expand in Newberry County.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the Samsung Electronics Company is thinking about investing about $300 million to expand its U.S. production facilities at a factory soon to be vacated by Caterpillar.

The investment could create around 500 jobs.

The start date is unclear; production likely would begin next year.

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