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Automotive Manufacturing in the Kansas City Region

by Mary Rooney | Dec 04, 2018

In the last decade, the Kansas City region has seen significant economic investment from the automotive sector. Kansas City is a center for automotive manufacturing and activity with a host of prominent companies operating within the region. Some of these companies include but are not limited to: Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Garmin, Adient, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., LMV (Magna) Automotive Systems, Peterson Manufacturing Company, Yanfeng USA, Challenge Manufacturing Co., Janesville Acoustics, Grupo Antolin, Lear Corporation, Martinrea Riverside LLC, Magna Seating of America, U.S. Farathane LLC, Legget and Platt and Faurecia.

We are excited to welcome two additional automotive suppliers to the Kansas City region.

Dakota Bodies LLC is a manufacturer of custom utility truck bodies. Dakota Bodies manufactures a broad range utility bodies for use in various industries, including the construction, quarrying, mining, transportation, refining, energy and utility industries. The company has selected Kanas City, Missouri for a new manufacturing location. Check out career opportunities here.

CS Manufacturing Inc. is a full-service injection molder offering total program management capabilities. The company recently selected Grandview, Missouri as the location for a new manufacturing facility.

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