Deciding where to locate a plant involves considering a number of factors. One in particular, a business-friendly climate, is often cited as being one of the top considerations.
GAF Roofing, the largest roofing manufacturer in North America, found a positive tax situation a key advantage.
“GAF is committed to creating good American manufacturing jobs, and Missouri is the place to do it,” said Bob Tafaro, CEO of GAF. “The state offers a low-tax climate and an experienced workforce that create an ideal business environment to help propel GAF’s success.”
More about GAF’s expansion decision on IndustryWeek.