Columbia Real Estate Update 10-28-2011
TODAY'S HEADLINES | OCT. 28, 2011
Florida regulatory pace led Nephron to seek S.C. site
The Florida-based drug manufacturer announced it is investing the $313 million to build new facilities on a 68-acre site in the Saxe Gotha Industrial Park at Cayce in Lexington County.
SCANA sees glimmer of hope for S.C. economy
The Cayce-based energy provider reported an uptick in industrial electric sales and slight increase in customers. Commercial electric sales were down for the third quarter.
S.C. industrial employment down 1.5% in past year
The state lost 4,055 manufacturing jobs in 2010-2011, about half the 8,474 jobs that were lost over the 2009-2010 survey period, according to the South Carolina Manufacturers Register.
SCBT reports $10.3 million net income for Q3
Profits were up $8.5 million from the same period last year. Part of this increase was from the completed acquisition of BankMeridian which resulted in an after-tax game of $6.8 million.
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