State Support — Driving the Future

South Carolina is helping to lead the charge in the transformation of the automotive industry.

Governor McMaster delivering remarks at his Electric Vehicle Summit in Greenville, S.C. in October 2022.

Executive Order Highlights

As outlined in Executive Order 2022-31, Governor Henry McMaster directed the South Carolina Department of Commerce (S.C. Commerce) to designate an EV coordinator to serve as a resource and point of contact for the business community and industry stakeholders, as well as federal, state, and local government entities and members of the public for EV-related issues or inquires. Additionally, the executive order directed S.C. Commerce to establish an informational webpage to serve as a resource repository to prioritize and enhance ongoing electric vehicle economic development and recruitment efforts. As a result, S.C. Commerce created and launched this site,

Also, S.C. Commerce is charged with coordinating the implementation of a strategic initiative designed to prioritize and enhance ongoing economic development, business support, and recruitment efforts with electric vehicle and automotive manufacturers.

Partnering for Success

Get in touch with the EV Coordinator

It’s as simple as an email to get your business doing business here in South Carolina or to learn about our EV footprint.

South Carolina — where EV Evolves.

EVolve your company’s future here.