Major Employers

Businesses Thrive Here

Cherokee County’s success in attracting corporate investment – by both new and existing companies – is due to a number of factors including a pro-business incentive structure, low property taxes, a highly skilled workforce, world-class infrastructure and an attractive location.

20 Largest Industries in Cherokee County

  • Pilgrim’s Pride; 825 employees; Poultry Processing
  • Chart Industries, Inc.; 552; Stainless Steel Cylinders; BioMedical
  • Meyn America, Inc.; 250; Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Universal Alloy Corporation; 245; Aluminum Extrusion; Aerospace
  • Piolax Corporation; 210; Automobile Parts; Advanced Manufacturing
  • Hydro-Chem; 140; Hydrogen; BioMedical
  • BizChair.com – Belnick, Inc.; 130; Distribution Office Furniture
  • Roytec Industries; 102; Electrical Wire Assemblies
  • Kirk-Rudy, Inc.; 84; Paper Handling Equipment
  • Transtechnik Corporation, Inc.; 90; Electrical Power Boxes
  • ERB Industries, Inc.; 80; Safety Equipment & Aprons
  • Morrison Products, Inc.; 80; Blower Wheels for A/C Units
  • L.A.T. Sportswear, Inc.; 76; Fashion Apparel
  • Pillow Perfect, Inc.; 75; Decorative Pillows & Cushions
  • Go Plastics; 70; Rotational Molding
  • Crane Materials International, Inc.; 60; Vinyl Sheet Piling
  • Nor-Ral Composite Solutions; 60; Aerospace Composites Manufacturing
  • Schoen Insulation Services, Inc.; 52; Machined Non-Metallic Parts
  • Pilgrim’s Pride Rendering; 50; High Protein Feed Products
  • Underwood Mold Company, Inc.; 50; Plastic Injection Molds & Molding

For information on International Companies in Cherokee County, please click here.