TOKYO, May 19 (Reuters) - Hino Motors Ltd , the Japanese truck unit of Toyota Motor Corp , said on Wednesday it would build a second factory in the United States to meet growing demand for auto parts from its parent company. The truck maker said it bought 160 acres, or about 650,000 square metres, of land last week in Marion, Arkansas for the plant, which will initially have about 200 to 300 employees. Production is due to begin in 2006. Other details including the type of parts to be ...
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