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Inside the deal that brought Toyota-Mazda to Alabama

January 18, 2018: AL.com (full link below) Inside the deal that brought Toyota-Mazda to Alabama Bidding on the new Toyota-Mazda “plant” was by invitation only, contacted in August by the professional services and commercial real estate company JLL. The city was one of a small number being asked to open discussions about a “large O.E.M…
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Location, logistics may have lured Toyota-Mazda to Alabama

January 10, 2018: AL.com (full link below) Location, logistics may have lured Toyota-Mazda to Alabama Toyota and Mazda will locate their coveted $1.6 billion factory in Huntsville at a Limestone County megasite was the end of a six-month process where the two corporations sifted through the resumes of 11 states for the right fit. How…
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Decisions coming soon on steel mill, smelter in New Madrid

Decisions coming soon on steel mill, smelter in New Madrid An India-based company could decide by year’s end whether to establish a steel mill in the Missouri Bootheel, a state lawmaker said Thursday. State Rep. Don Rone, R-Portageville, said a New Madrid, Missouri, site along Interstate 55 is in the running for a mill that…
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Mercedes kicks off project to build Bibb County global logistics hub

September 22, 2017 (full link below) Mercedes kicks off project to build Bibb County global logistics hub Mercedes-Benz officially launched construction this morning on a Global Logistics Center and a North American parts hub based in Bibb County’s Scott G. Davis Industrial Park, a project that will give a massive boost to the rural area.…
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Mercedes Kicks Off Project to Build Bibb County Global Logistics Hub

Mercedes-Benz officially launched construction this morning on a Global Logistics Center and a North American parts hub based in Bibb County’s Scott G. Davis Industrial Park, a project that will give a massive boost to the rural area. The Bibb County logistics campus is an element of the $1 billion expansion announced Thursday that will…
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