New Investment by American Company Key Safety Systems (KSS)

Key Safety Systems (KSS), an American company, and leading global supplier of advanced engineered safety products, has expanded its production in Europe with an investment in Macedonia.  The producer of inflators, airbags, steering wheels, and seat belts will be launching a Brownfield operation in late 2014, followed by a Greenfield operation in mid 2015 in the city of Kicevo.

KSS will initially begin with the production of airbags. The investment is expected to create 800 to 1000 new jobs.KSS is a world leader in the design, development, and manufacture of automotive safety – critical components and systems. KSS products are part of more than 300 vehicle models produced by over 60 highly – diversified customers worldwide. The company is headquartered in Michigan, in the United States, with an international network of 29 sales, design, and manufacturing facilities employing approximately 9,000 people worldwide. The company has 5 main technical centers in the U.S., Germany, China, Japan, and South Korea.