(MONROE CITY)—Expansion is coming for a northeast Missouri die casting firm. Continental Casting makes die cast parts for automotive, communications and electronics goods and they are making a capital investment of 2.6 million dollars to add a warehouse and equipment for their Monroe City and Palmyra facilities. Around 313 thousand dollars from an enhanced enterprise zone tax program is helping. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon:

Nixon praised the expansion during a visit to Continental Castings Tuesday:

Continental Castings currently employs around 215 people at its plants in Monroe City and Palmyra.