[IEDC] Japan-Based Auto Supplier Expands Manufacturing in Shelby County

– IEDC Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb joined Hiroshi Urakami, the chairman of Japan-based Ryobi Limited, today at the Indiana Statehouse to discuss the company’s plans to expand its operations in Shelbyville, creating up to 150 new jobs by 2018. “International manufacturers play a key role in Indiana’s economy. That’s especially true of Japanese manufacturers like Ryobi, which together employ more than 53,000 Hoosiers at facilities across our state,” said Lt. Governor Holcomb. “At our meeting today with Ryobi’s leadership team, we discussed Ryobi’s far-reaching impact on our state and how…

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[IEDC] Manufacturer Locating in Marshall County, Adding Nearly 200 Hoosier Jobs

BOURBON, Ind. (April 12, 2016) – Indiana Composites, a manufacturer of fiberglass components for the marine, RV and specialty vehicle markets, announced plans today to establish operations here, creating up to 198 new jobs by 2019. “When you think of RVs, you think of northern Indiana – the RV Capital of the World,” said Jim Schellinger, president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. “As home to the nation’s highest concentration of manufacturing jobs, Hoosiers are producing parts and assembling RVs, which are then shipped across the country and around the…

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