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Nissan Canton employees work with Habitat for Humanity to build new home for local family
Mar 23, 2017

Nissan Canton employees work with Habitat for Humanity to build new home for local family

Every year for more than a decade, the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant has joined forces with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) to build affordable, sustainable homes in the local community. This year, Nissan employees are focusing their efforts on building a home for a local family in the Richard Circle neighborhood of Canton.
More than 33 Years of Nissan Group Manufacturing in America
Jan 4, 2017

BROCHURE: More than 33 Years of Nissan Group Manufacturing in America (pdf)

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. More than 33 years later, Nissan has four U.S. manufacturing facilities capable of producing 1 million vehicles, 1.4 million engines, 1.4 million forgings and 456,000 castings annually.
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 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.