Bridgestone Americas Expands Abilene, Texas, Operations

SourceArea Development
Date Published09/23/2022
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Bridgestone
Parent companyBridgestone Corporation
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):25
Year reshoring announced:2022
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2025
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):60
Country(ies) from which reshored:Japan
City reshored to:Abilene
State(s) reshored to:TX
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Plastic & Rubber Products
Product(s) reshoredtires
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Customer responsiveness improvement, Government Incentives, Higher productivity
Government Incentive dollar amount:up to $6 million
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