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Read moreNews:The $100 billion Pepper plant, which is expected to be completed by 2021, will create more than 300,000 direct and indirect jobs in the US.
It is expected that the plant will create a total of 7,300 direct and direct related jobs.
Pepper will be built on a former pulp mill site in northern Indiana, which has been vacant for the past few years due to a foreclosure.
The plant is expected cost $1.5 billion, including $500 million for environmental mitigation measures, according to Reuters.
The plant will employ about 1,400 people, according Reuters.
Construction on the $3.9 billion project began in May, with a public debut event in late September.
The $400 million project will be completed in 2026.