USA: Nissan could easily expand Canton capacity to 500,000 - report
Nissan executive vice president Tadao Takehashi has told TheCarConnection.com website (TCC): "It's easy for us to expand capacity to 500,000" at the firm's latest United States assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi. But the board member in charge of manufacturing stressed to TCC that the Asian automaker has "no plans in place and first wants to see how the market reacts to new Mississippi-made products, such as the Titan pickup. "Nissan suffered the problem of over-capacity in the '90s, and we don't want to repeat that," he reportedly stressed.
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