The rebound of carmakers is having a ripple affect that is creating manufacturing jobs in Washington, D.C. and other areas.
The AIADA newsletter reported that Honda Motor Co. is making $355 million of upgrades at plants in Ohio where it opened its first After a massive restructuring and several high-profile bankruptcies, a leaner, more aggressive auto industry is making a comeback, hiring workers and ramping up manufacturing plants, according to the Los Angeles Times.
And it’s not just the Detroit manufacturers that are thriving. Nissan, VW, and other internationally-based firms are expanding in the United States, putting billions of dollars into building and refurbishing plants. (more…)1f48