Finnish tire manufacturer to locate new 400-worker plant in Dayton, Tenn.

SourceTimes Free Press
Date Published05/03/2017
Author NameAndy Sher
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Nokian
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):400
Year reshoring announced:2017
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):360
Country(ies) from which reshored:Finland
City reshored to:Dayton
State(s) reshored to:TN
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Plastic & Rubber Products
Product(s) reshoredPassenger, SUV, Light truck Tires
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Proximity to customers/market
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