Isuzu To Make Vehicles in the U.S. Again?

Posted by: David Kiley on April 16, 2007

Five years after it pulled back from the U.S. market, Isuzu Motors is laying the groundwork to resume production here by building a plant in Alabama.

Japan’s biggest maker of light trucks says it had bought a 300,000-square-foot warehouse near Birmingham in December for nearly $8 million.

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Reader Comments

Joey

April 17, 2007 9:30 AM

This could be the UAW's chance to organize a transplant factory in the South. Ron, get on it, right away!

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