U.K. auto parts distributor to open O’Fallon facility

Universal Components Group, an auto parts distributor based in the United Kingdom, is establishing a facility in O'Fallon.
Universal Components Group distributes parts for trucks, semis and other commercial vehicles . | Courtesy of Universal Components Group

A United Kingdom-based auto parts distributor plans to spend $765,000 opening a warehouse and distribution center in O’Fallon.

The company, Universal Components Group, is planning a 10,000-square-foot facility, which officials say will create 31 new jobs. UCG is a wholesale distributor of truck, semi-trailer and commercial vehicle components.

The company’s relationship with Wainwright Industries in Wentzville helped drive its decision to locate in O’Fallon, officials said.

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