Our West Point, Georgia facility is the only Kia manufacturing plant in the United States, and the only automaker in Georgia.
The plant covers 2,200 acres with a total investment of $1.1 Billion.
We manufacture two models in Georgia, the Kia Sorento CUV, and the Kia Optima midsize sedan.
We currently produce 360,000 vehicles a year at this location, operating 3 shifts a day, 24 hours a day. We work hard to supply 940 dealerships across the United States and Canada.
Additionally, we also ship vehicles to 8 sales markets around the globe, including the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean and Pacific nations.
PROUDLY BUILT IN WEST POINT, GEORGIA
THE TRAINING CENTER
The Kia Georgia Training Center is jointly operated by Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) and Georgia Quick Start and houses robotics, welding and electronics labs, classrooms and equipment for training on state-of-the-art programmable logic controllers. The Kia Georgia Training was a key part of KMMG’s growth to more than 3,000 team members and continues to provide world class training to the KMMG team.
KIA MANUFACTURING SAFETY
The safety of KMMG’s team members and visitors is our top priority. KMMG is committed to establish systems to support safe work performance by creating a work environment where health and safety first is everyone’s responsibility. Safety compliance, applicable legal and other requirements are the overriding priority at KMMG. Working safe is a personal and business responsibility each and every day of all Team Members. By evaluating work hazards and risks to identify objectives, programs and controls, we prevent injuries. KMMG and every Team Member is committed to the prevention of injury and ill health through the continual improvement of the health and safety management system. Our company’s vision and the Kia Way integrated with all our management systems, Core Values and “can do” mindset make us a world class organization driven by Team Members with the “Power to Surprise.”