The Consule General of Japan says 422 Japanese business facilities in Ohio are providing a total of nearly 71 thousand direct jobs.
Honda says it will resume normal production at its plants in Anna and Marysville from Tuesday through March 2, following shift reductions related to a West Coast port contract dispute.
Honda says it will spend 340 million dollars to upgrade its engine plant in Shelby County.
Honda is eliminating pensions for new workers and cutting benefits for current workers as part of a cost-cutting move.
Honda of America says it will build a new type of sports car inside its former plant in Marysville.
Honda of America is finalizing plans for a new plant in Central Ohio.
Honda says it will start building a new hybrid sedan at its plant in Marysville later this year.
Honda of America says it will expand its plants in Anna and Russels Point Ohio, creating 200 new jobs.