Easley says that AFG Wipes will be locating its first U.S. operation inRockingham County. The $25,000- to $30,000-facility will employsome 200 people over the next four years.
It will make, package and distribute wet wipes for the baby,skin care, household and health care industries.
AFG Wipes is a subsidiary of Albaad Massuot Yitzhak, headquartered in Tel Aviv.
Easley says the announcement proves North Carolina will emergefrom a national recession in a much more competitive position thanother states.