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German packaging manufacturer announces $48 million investment into plant in Moorefield, West Virginia


Papier-Mettler, a German packaging manufacturer, has acquired an industrial building in Moorefield, and will invest $48 million and create up to 100 new jobs in the area. The industrial space, acquired in May, is the first Papier-Mettler production plant in the United States.

The announcement on Monday was released by West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and the Department of Economic Development.

“The investment Papier-Mettler is making in our great state is truly amazing. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, you’ll never find more dedicated, hardworking, and productive employees than those in West Virginia,” Justice said.

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