With Boeing’s recent location added to nearby Charleston, Orangeburg County is in a leading position to accommodate future growth anticipated among the aerospace industry with GKN Aerospace and Sigmatex coming to the county.
In addition to Orangeburg County’s close proximity to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner Final Assembly Facility, the County is also strategically located within a growing southeastern aerospace market near global giants like Gulfstream (Georgia), Embraer (Florida), and HondaJet (North Carolina). With so many international aviation facilities nearby, the region is quickly becoming known worldwide as a key aerospace and aviation destination.
By The Numbers
- 40+ years of aerospace experience within the county.
- South Carolina’s growth within this industry is projected to exceed 42% within the next 5 years.
- Home to businesses from 11 different countries.
Companies in Orangeburg County
Aerospace and Defense companies who have found a home—and found success—in Orangeburg County.