kc-GM-Fairfax-Assembly (2) General Motors has poured capital into its Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas City, KS, and this has helped fuel the expansion of auto suppliers in the region.

KANSAS CITY—US auto sales may have declined, but major auto suppliers still need new and fully-modern plants, and the Kansas City metro is getting its share. Landmark Group Cos. has signed a long-term lease to build and develop a new $40 million dollar, 250,000-square-foot interiors production facility for Faurecia, a leading automotive technology company.