Japan's Howa Textile invests $13.1 million in KY plant

SourcePlastics News
Date Published11/04/2015
Author NameMichael Lauzon
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Howa Textile
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Transplant
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):54
Year reshoring announced:2015
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2017
Capital investment ($):13.1
Country(ies) from which reshored:Japan
City reshored to:Midway
State(s) reshored to:KY
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshoredheadliners for Camry models
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Government Incentives, Proximity to customers/market
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