Company: Mercedes-Benz Parent Company: Mercedes-Benz Group Subsidy Source: multiple Location: Alabama County: Tuscaloosa Project Description: automobile assembly plant Year: 1993 Major Industry of Parent: motor vehicles Specific Industry of Parent: motor vehicles Subsidy Value: $238,000,000 Program Name: multiple Awarding Agency: multiple Type of Subsidy:
Source of Data: The value of the subsidy package and the breakdown are taken from: Jerry Underwood, "Some fear Alabama paid too dear a dowry to woo plant," Birmingham News, September 30, 1993. Notes: The package included site preparation and infrastructure costs of $95 million; $90 million for training costs; $43 million in state tax credits; and $10 million in other incentives. A contribution of $15 million from private sector sources is not included in the total. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: none. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.