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Nissan donates $20,000, conducts volunteer day for Mississippi Food Network's BackPack Program
Nov 22, 2016

Nissan donates $20,000, conducts volunteer day for Mississippi Food Network's BackPack Program

Today Nissan announced a $20,000 donation to the Mississippi Food Network as part of its ongoing support for Mississippi children in need. The funds will be used to expand the organization's BackPack Program for students in elementary through junior high school. In addition to the monetary contribution, which will fund 4,000 backpack meals, employees from the Nissan Vehicle Assembly Plant in Canton packaged more than 800 meal kits for the program on November 22 as part of a Nissan day of service.
INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan Manufacturing in Tennessee
Oct 6, 2016

INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan Manufacturing in Tennessee

Nissan sold its first automobile in the U.S. in 1958, with U.S. manufacturing beginning in June of 1983 as a white Nissan pickup truck rolled off the assembly line at a brand new plant in Smyrna. More than 33 years later, Nissan has four U.S. manufacturing facilities capable of producing 1.14 million vehicles, 1.5 million engines, 1.4 million forgings and 475,000 castings annually.
INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant
Oct 6, 2016

INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant

The opening of the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in 2003 brought automotive production to Mississippi for the first time. Since then, the plant has become a force for economic development, creating thousands of well-paying jobs. For more than a decade, the Canton team has been assembling quality, award-winning cars, trucks, crossovers and SUVs. The plant has grown significantly over that time and transformed from a domestic manufacturer to a global one.
INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan makes strategic investments in U.S. operations
Apr 13, 2016

INFOGRAPHIC: Nissan makes strategic investments in U.S. operations

In recent years, Nissan has made strategic investments in its U.S. operations to ensure the company is able to continue to build quality vehicles that meet the growing needs of U.S. consumers. In 2015, Nissan marked a number of key U.S. milestones, including all-time records for total sales (1,484,918) and production (962,373).
Nissan’s Decherd Powertrain Plant produces 10 millionth engine
Feb 29, 2016

Nissan's Decherd Powertrain Plant produces 10 millionth engine

With a new engine assembled every 19 seconds, the production lines at Nissan's Decherd Powertrain Plant don't stop often or for very long. Today was an exception as the team stopped to celebrate a milestone – production of the plant's 10 millionth engine.