Wood products abound in South Carolina, and Flakeboard America, of Bennettsville SC, is a private company categorized under manufacturers incorporated in South Carolina. Current estimates show that Flakeboard has an annual revenue of $100 to 500 million and employs a staff of approximately 100 to 249 employees. Flakeboard America offers Premier®MDF manufactured in Bennettsville, South Carolina, USA.
The South is the land of cotton, so it stands to reason that fabrics and other cotton products would be found in South Carolina. Peace Paper (Video ) at the Hagood Mill, South Carolina continues a tradition of making paper by hand that has been used for over two thousand years. Peace Paper works to empower communities by engaging in collaborative art processes addressing peaceful reconciliation and positive forward thinking. Through paper, writing, book, and printmaking activities, Peace Paper works together to transform significant articles of clothing into works of art.
Charleston Tea Plantation (Video ) is the home of American Classic Tea, tea grown in America. Charleston Tea Plantation is located on picturesque Wadmalaw Island in the heart of South Carolina’s Lowcountry. Its grounds include 127 acres of Camellia Sinensis tea plants, a working tea factory and a charming Plantation Gift Shoppe. The Tea plants date back to 1888, as cuttings of the original plants are exactly the same as the donor plant. Also available to guests of the Charleston Tea Plantation is an adventurous and educational trolley tour that explores the scenic grounds that produce American Classic Tea.
South Carolina is a manufacturers dream with absolutely wonderful weather, a fantastic growing season, ready and willing work force, and plenty of activities for the working people of South Carolina. Other industries in South Carolina have to be mentioned because they are no less important than those featured. Boeing 787 Dreamliner; Peaches; GE Wind Energy; Pharmaceuticals; DAK Americas; American Light Bulb, Mullins (90% materials USA); Custom Printed Fabrics; Tara Grinna Swimwear; Integra Fabrics, Loris; Milliken Carpet, Spartanburg; and so many more.