Advanced Manufacturing

Flying High

Cherokee County is home to some of the world’s leading advanced manufacturing and aerospace companies, such as Universal Alloy Corporation. Universal Alloy Corporation has been the winner of Gulfstream’s Supplier of the Year Award since 2006 and was recognized as Boeing’s Supplier of the Year in 2015. The rapidly growing company, and longtime Cherokee County business, has completed numerous expansions since opening their doors in Canton, resulting in over $80 million of investment. The company has recently closed on property in Ball Ground, GA which is slotted for future expansion.

  • Automotive Suppliers – Cherokee County is home to a number of automotive suppliers, including Inalfa Roof Systems and Piolax Corporation. It is also located in close proximity to a number of automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), which makes it a potential prime location for automotive suppliers.
  • Aviation/Aerospace Suppliers – Universal Alloy Corporation, a manufacturing facility located in Cherokee County, is a global leader in the manufacture of aerospace products. Nor-Ral Composite Solutions is another aviation/aerospace supplier with operations in the county.