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Youngstown company ponders multi-million dollar expansion

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Another major expansion is under consideration at a local manufacturer that could bring new jobs to the Valley.

A subsidiary of Vallourec Star is deciding whether to make another investment in Youngstown and bring more jobs here.

VAM USA is considering spending $81.5-million to build a pipe threading facility in the Ohio Works Business Park, creating 84 full time jobs by early next year.

Vallourec's decision is expected in the next 90 days.

Youngstown council will consider legislation on Wednesday to offer Vallourec a ten year, 75% property  tax abatement.

The company is not commenting on the plans.

 

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