Breaking: Toyota to Cease Production in Princeton For 3 Months
Continued challenges in the auto industry are prompting Toyota to cease production at its Gibson County plant for three months, beginning in early August. The company has also announced plans to send all of the Indiana production of the Tundra pick up truck to a plant in San Antonio in 2009. Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana will continue to manufacture the Sequoia SUV and will pick up production of the Highlander SUV next year as well. The company says no layoffs will occur at the Princeton plant, which employs approximately 4,500 workers. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana, Inc Vice President Administration & Secretary R.J. Reynolds talks about the moves.
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