Key Safety Systems
Key Safety Systems (KSS) is an American company, and global supplier of advanced automotive safety - critical components and systems. KSS is a world leader in the design, development, and manufacture of inflators, airbags, steering wheels, and seat belts. The company is headquartered in Michigan, in the United States, with an international network of 34 sales, design, and manufacturing facilities employing approximately 9,000 people worldwide.
KSS chose Macedonia for its production expansion in Europe. The company launched a brownfield operation in late 2014 in the city of Kicevo, followed by a greenfield operation in the Kicevo free zone.
KSS will initially begin with the production of airbag cushions and modules. The investment is over €15 million and is expected to create 1000 new jobs.