Nissan and Gov. Bryant Break Ground on Supplier Park Supporting Jobs and Manufacturing Growth
CANTON, Miss. (July 31, 2013) - Nissan expanded its U.S. manufacturing footprint today with Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant joining Nissan employees to break ground on a new supplier park at the company's Canton, Miss. vehicle assembly plant. The project will support more than 800 jobs, including an expected 400 newly created supplier jobs as well as 400 employees that Nissan has hired since June 1 in anticipation of the project.