Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Amazon
Parent Company: 
Amazon.com
Subsidy Source: 
local
Location: 
Michigan
City: 
Romulus
County: 
Wayne
Project Description: 

fulfillment center

Year: 
2017
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-internet
Subsidy Value: 
$13,500,000
Program Name: 
City grant
Awarding Agency: 
City of Romulus
Type of Subsidy: 
grant
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
1,600
Source of Data: 

The Business Journals, "Amazon Effect," Oct. 11, 2017; online at: https://www.bizjournals.com/bizjournals/maps/the-amazon-effect

Notes: 

The subsidy is in the form of a $13.5 million pubic bond that will pay for infrastructure improvements. See related entry for $ 5 million for Amazon via Business Development Program. The project is scheduled to open in mid 2018.

Source Notes: 
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