JAPAN: Toyota confirms new US site plans
Toyota is considering building another new engine factory in the United States due to strong demand for its sports utility vehicles (SUV), according to the Yomiuri Shimbun. The newspaper says that Toyota will begin operations at its sixth factory in Alabama by 2004, with a production capacity of 100,000 to 150,000 engines per year.
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