Yokohama Tire Corporation Locating New U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mississippi
On Monday, Governor Phil Bryant and executives from Yokohama Tire Corporation officially announced the company would locate a commercial truck tire plant in West Point, MS. Yokohama will invest $300 million in the initial project phase, with future expansions potentially increasing the company’s investment to more than $1 billion. Yokohama expects to create 500 new jobs. Potential future expansions are expected to bring total employment at the plant up to 2,000 jobs. Read More HERE.