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Toyota Makes Huge Investment in American Workers, Jobs
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Toyota Makes Huge Investment in American Workers, Jobs

In January 2017, Toyota announced a new investment plan in which they committed to putting $13 billion into the American market between 2017 and 2021. This summer, the company announced that it reached its five-year investment goal one year early, shattering expectations for its commitment to America. The recent U.S. investments have added over 6,500 American jobs across the country, many of which are in states neighboring Louisiana. For instance, an $800 million investment in Huntsville, Alabama, added 4,000 jobs, and a $1 billion investment in a new regional corporate headquarters in Plano, Texas, added another 1,000 jobs. On top of their $13 billion investment, Toyota put $5.9 billion toward things like plant upgrades, research and development, and various other administrativ...