Hino recently celebrated the grand opening of their nearly 1,000,000 sq. ft. facility in Mineral Wells, WV, United States. Local government officials, dealers, customers, supplier and media took part in a tour of the new facility, a tree planting tradition and a Kagami-Wari ceremony to consummate Hino’s growth commitment to the U.S.
Hino Motors Ltd. President and CEO, Yoshio Shimo, attended the event and commented, “Hino is committed to building its trucks and products in the market it operates in. We have committed $100 million in capital investment into our new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, generating 250 new jobs. Today, I am excited to announce an additional commitment of $40M in investment to meet increased demand and product configurations, creating an additional 250 new jobs, totaling 800 team members.”