Jim Plump, executive director of Jackson County Industrial Development Corporation, spent the week of September 14, 2015 with an Indiana delegation, including Governor Pence, meeting with officials from some of the 250+ Japanese companies with operations in the State of Indiana.

There are seven Japanese-based companies in Jackson County including Aisin USA Manufacturing, Seymour Tubing, Aisin Drivetrain, Cummins Komatsu, O&k American, Aisin Chemical, and Aisin World Corp.

Plump said he has been meeting with officials from some of those companies.

“Everything is going well,” Plump said. “I feel confident we will see expansion announcements in 2016.”

Source The Tribune, Sept. 18, 2015