Could BMW come to Birmingham? Mayor Woodfin makes a move

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — European automaker, BMW is considering a second U.S. plant.
Multiple sources report BMW CEO Harald Krueger is allegedly looking to build another plant because of the rise of the company’s sales. BMW already has a U.S. vehicle assembly plant in South Carolina.

The automaker is planning to open a factory in Mexico next year. Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin is already trying to get the automakers attention. Woodfin shared a screenshot to Instagram on Wednesday with the caption stating,

“Hey @bmw, Birmingham Motor Works sound nice, doesn’t it? Let’s talk.”

There is no word on whether it got the attention of  BMW.

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