Business Sep 22, 2011

Nissan to up overseas parts supplies

Nissan Motor Co. President Carlos Ghosn has indicated the automaker will expand procurement of overseas components for its plant in Fukuoka Prefecture to help cope with the yen's appreciation. Under the strategy, the Kyushu plant will increase the ratio of vehicle components to be procured ...

Nissan Shatai breaks ground for Fukuoka Prefecture plant

Business Oct 16, 2007

Nissan Shatai breaks ground for Fukuoka Prefecture plant

Nissan Shatai Co. held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday for its new vehicle assembly plant in Kanda, Fukuoka Prefecture, which is scheduled to start operations in early 2009. The plant, to be established on the premises of Nissan Motor Co.'s Kyushu facility, is scheduled to produce ...

Business Nov 30, 2006

Toyota to double engines in Fukuoka

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to invest some 20 billion yen to double engine production capacity to some 400,000 units per year at its engine plant in Kanda, Fukuoka Prefecture, sources said Wednesday. The nation's top automaker will announce the plan Thursday, they said. The Kanda factory ...