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Procter & Gamble Investing In and Expanding Ohio Manufacturing Plant

The Expanded Lima Facility Will Bring 135 New Jobs, Grow Manufacturing and Warehousing Capacity to Meet Rising Demand

Mon Apr 25 2022

Company Name: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

Location: Lima

Site Region: Northwest

Industry Sector: Shale Energy and Petrochemicals

Company Profile: One of P&G's largest manufacturing plants in the US, dedicated to the production of fabric care detergents, including liquid fabric enhancers and perfume products like shampoo, soaps, and diapers. Customers include grocery stores, e-commerce & merchandisers.

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Project Summary:

Type of Project: Expansion


  • Jobs committed: 135
  • Jobs retained: 749
  • Manufacturing 

Capital Investment: $501,000,000

Timetable: Work on installing the new line and expanding the facility is expected to begin in July, with expected completion in 2026.

Company Need:

The project involves a new investment of approximately $501 million and the creation of 135 new, quality manufacturing and warehousing jobs at the Lima, Ohio Procter & Gamble facility.  The purpose of the project is to construct a new manufacturing facility that will produce dryer beads. Additional warehousing space will also be constructed.


“We are grateful to the Lima community, a place we have called home since 1968, for their continued support, and we look forward to many years of partnership and growth.”
John Shaver
Lima P&G Plant Manager

Why Ohio?

An abundance of talent, passion, and work ethic have helped Northwest Ohio become one of the most robust environments for advanced manufacturing. With a comprehensive transportation network to move products in and out, combined with a trained, dedicated manufacturing workforce, Northwest Ohio is recognized as a leading location for business.


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