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Southeastern USA 2019
Feb 22, 2019

A steadily growing partner for Japan

Within the Southeast United States, Japanese companies have found several attractive investment destinations, namely Georgia and North Carolina. Meanwhile, South Carolina and Virginia have also given their neighboring states some stiff competition by offering favorable investment conditions.

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

True southern hospitality in Conyers Rockdale

Located less than half an hour drive from downtown Atlanta, Conyers is a small city that has benefited from its proximity to the state capital, the third-fastest growing metropolitan area in the United States.

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

Griffin Spalding attracts more Japanese giants to industrial park

Since the conception of The Lakes at Green Valley, Georgia's first and only "eco" industrial park, a decade ago, Griffin-Spalding Development Authority (GSDA) has solidified the county's status as a preferred destination for Japanese investors.

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

Michiki Morgan Worldwide: Bridging cultural gaps in business

In today's global market, companies must be able to respond faster and more effectively to constantly changing conditions. And for companies with overseas operations, like Japanese firms in the United States or American companies in Japan, the need for rapid action causes...

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

Make yourself comfortable: Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US

A joint venture between Ingersoll Rand and Mitsubishi Electric US, Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC (METUS) was formed in 2018. Less than a year old, the company has claimed a strong position in the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) sector in the Unite...

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

Newton County: Georgia's magnet for Japanese investment

With a working population of 2.2 million located just 40 minutes outside of metro Atlanta, Newton County has attracted big name companies, both local and foreign, such as Facebook, General Mills, Becton Dickinson, and Michelin.

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

The growth prospects of Nidec Elesys Americas Corp.

With a global network of more than 300 companies in 43 countries, Nidec Group designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of motors - from small ones found in computers to large ones used in manufacturing equipment.

Southeastern USA 2019 / Georgia
Feb 22, 2019

Joining cultures for global growth

With a history of more than 200 years, U.S.-based Scovill Fasteners, located in Georgia, has earned a reputation as one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performing apparel and light industrial fasteners.

Southeastern USA 2019 / North Carolina
Feb 22, 2019

Cataler North America: Clearing the air

A supplier of automotive giants such as Toyota, GM and Subaru, Cataler North America Corp. (CNA) is one of the leading manufacturers of automotive exhaust catalysts. These state-of-the-art catalysts clean automotive exhaust and, as a result, reduce toxic substances in the...

Southeastern USA 2019 / North Carolina
Feb 22, 2019

Lincoln County NC: Partnerships done right

Located just 40 minutes from one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, Lincoln County in North Carolina is among those low-profile investment areas across the United States that are becoming more visible in highlighting their advantages.

Southeastern USA 2019 was prepared for and originally printed in The Japan Times Newspaper.

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