A skilled workforce and low energy costs continue to fuel the resurgence of manufacturing in the Carolinas. Still, Sonoco President & CEO Jack Sanders believes South Carolina’s underfunded transportation infrastructure and industrial tax policy need to be addressed to sustain the region’s economic growth. On this program, Sanders discusses his company’s outlook for domestic and foreign expansion, as well as the need for additional resources at technical and community colleges. Doug Copeland of The Business Journal of the Greater Triad and David Lockwood of Colliers International join the conversation.
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