Apr 20

BASF Pledges $50,000 to Seneca Tornado Relief Efforts

BASF Pledges $50,000 to Seneca Tornado Relief Efforts SENECA, SOUTH CAROLINA, APRIL 20, 2020 – Today, BASF pledged $50,000 to the City of Seneca Relief Fund. The gift will support community members affected by the recent EF-3 tornado, which caused significant damage to the Seneca area. “We are deeply saddened to see the devastation left […]

Mar 20


Applications for small business emergency loans now open. COLUMBIA, S.C. – In response to a request from Governor Henry McMaster for a disaster declaration, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for South Carolina small businesses suffering substantial economic injury resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The disaster declaration makes SBA assistance […]

Mar 17

Oconee Economic Alliance and COVID-19

All in-person meetings have been cancelled until further notice.   Dear All,   In response to the COVID-19 situation in Oconee County, we recognize that health and safety are paramount to our team, our investors, our industry partners, and to Oconee County at large.   In following Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines to minimize […]

Nov 07

ACI Plastics Expanding Oconee County Operations

ACI Plastics expanding Oconee County operations Company investing $10 million into expansion   SENECA, S.C. – ACI Plastics, a thermoplastics processor and recycler, today announced plans for a $10 million expansion to its operations in Oconee County. The company will partner with PreZero, a leading recyclables manager, on this project. For more than 30 years, […]

Apr 03

Horton Holding, Inc. is locating new operations in Oconee County

Horton Holding, Inc. is locating new operations in Oconee County Manufacturer creating 125 new jobs SENECA, S.C. – Horton Holding, Inc., a premium provider of engine-cooling solutions, today announced plans to locate new operations in Oconee County, creating 125 new jobs. Horton Holding manufactures and markets fan drives, fans and related components for the on-highway, […]