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Tax Abatement Approved For Summit Polymers
Thursday Mar 13, 2014 10:39am
Sturgis, MI

(STURGIS) – Another Sturgis business has received a tax abatement on equipment.

During Wednesday's meeting the Sturgis City Commission was presented with a twelve year Industrial Facilities Exemption Certificate request from Summit Polymers. Cathy Knapp of Southwest Michigan First explains what the IFEC would cover. ...... {LISTEN}.

Currently Summit Polymers ships four million parts a month to Ford and General Motors.

Summit has 211 employees and according to Knapp, will exceed the 40 new jobs that the IFEC will cover. While the auto parts business is extremely competitive, Knapp says Summit has been able to stay a step ahead of their competition.

The Commission unanimously approved the IFEC request.

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