Toyota Motor Corp. sticks with one of its initial candidates for its plan to increase capacity in North America by announcing last week it will spend $800 million to expand production capabilities at its assembly operations in Princeton, IN. As recently as October, the automaker said it also was considering Kentucky for the new assembly plant (see Ward's Automotive Reports — Oct. 25, '99, p.1). The investment will increase annual capacity by 150,000 units and add 2,000 jobs. General ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Manufacturing Plant Roundup" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.