Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi LLC was voted “Best Overall Industry in West Point” by the residents of West Point, Miss., the home of Yokohama's 1-million-square-foot truck tire plant that opened in 2015.
The readers’ choice competition is a yearly event held by the Daily Times Leader newspaper as a way to acknowledge local businesses and individuals around town. Readers nominate and vote for the winners.
The plant employs 658 people and has the capacity to build 1 million truck and bus tires a year — or 3,000 tires a day.
For more information on Yokohama, visit www.yokohamatire.com.