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Toyota moving US base California to Texas

TORRANCE, — Toyota delivered a pink slip to California on announcing the company would its U.S. headquarters and about jobs from the Los Angeles to the outskirts of Dallas.

The world’s automaker will keep a in the Golden State — 2,300 jobs will in California after the company into its new corporate campus in Texas. But the announcement is an economic and slap for California, a historic of American car culture that has trying to shake its reputation as a place to run a business, whether involves shooting a film or a Prius.

When you look at the package, it’s difficult to be a here, lamented Torrance Frank Scotto, whose on the edge of the Pacific will as the jobs migrate to Texas.

If all great, high-end jobs are California, then we are going to into a place that’s a community with low-paying jobs, Scotto said. We have that, he added, that unless the state has a of attitude, it’s going to be way too

Toyota’s announcement comes two months after Occidental Corp. disclosed it was moving its to Houston from Los Angeles. Gov. Rick Perry has on a publicity campaign to promote his as a haven for businesses seeking taxes and eased government but Toyota didn’t mention if any, role Perry in the company’s decision.

Perry, who made two visits to to lure employers to his state, Texas offered Toyota $40 in incentives from the taxpayer-funded Enterprise Fund. The Republican said Toyota is expected to $300 million in the new headquarters.

in California quickly blamed for the loss, where Democrats both chambers of the Legislature and statewide office. A statement by Gov. Jerry Brown’s of Business and Economic Development did not Toyota but stressed the state’s balance sheet and jobs after the devastating recession.


Volkswagen and Nissan continue to in California, and the Golden State the center of new electric, zero-emission and vehicle manufacturing and technology, the said.

Toyota will ground this year on its new friendly headquarters in Plano, 25 miles north of Dallas. groups of employees will moving to temporary office there this year, but won’t move until 2016 or early 2017 the new headquarters is completed.

The new campus bring together about employees from sales, engineering, manufacturing and finance.

also plans to expand its center near Ann Arbor, and move about 250 parts positions there from Ky. where the Camry and Avalon are made. That will up space for approximately 300 production to move from Erlanger, Ky. to Toyota will have employees in Kentucky after the are complete.

Jim Lentz, Toyota’s CEO for North said the new headquarters will faster decision making. told The Associated Press the move is one of the most significant in Toyota’s 57-year history in the

We needed to be much more he said.

Lentz said any who wants to move will be a relocation package and retention The company is also offering to employees and their spouses or to the new locations to look for new homes.

we are doing is encouraging people to go, he

Plano Mayor Harry said Toyota’s announcement was the of an intense, three-month courtship but the decision was years in the making.

economic development director Bane said when decided to hone in on Texas, the jumpstarted its own campaign, hiring a consultant who worked with to help close the deal.

will join Cigna Hewlett-Packard Co. and Pepsico Inc.’s Lay in a city with an unemployment lower than the state Plano’s 265,000 residents a median income of $81,000, one of the in the country.

Toyota Motor has had a presence in California since when it opened its first headquarters in a former Rambler in Hollywood. The following year Toyota’s first in the U.S. — it sold 287 Toyopet sedans and one Land Cruiser.

By 1975, Toyota had become the top brand in the U.S. It opened its U.S. headquarters in Torrance in Toyota sold 2.2 million and trucks in the U.S. last

The company also maintains in New York and Washington. Plants in Texas and Indiana aren’t by the moves.

Lentz, who became first CEO for the North America in 2013, said

TORRANCE, — Toyota delivered a pink slip to California on announcing the company would its U.S. headquarters and about jobs from the Los Angeles to the outskirts of Dallas.

The world’s automaker will keep a in the Golden State — 2,300 jobs will in California after the company into its new corporate campus in Texas. But the announcement is an economic and slap for California, a historic of American car culture that has trying to shake its reputation as a place to run a business, whether involves shooting a film or a Prius.

When you look at the package, it’s difficult to be a here, lamented Torrance Frank Scotto, whose on the edge of the Pacific will as the jobs migrate to Texas.

If all great, high-end jobs are California, then we are going to into a place that’s a community with low-paying jobs, Scotto said. We have that, he added, that unless the state has a of attitude, it’s going to be way too

Toyota’s announcement comes two months after Occidental Corp. disclosed it was moving its to Houston from Los Angeles. Gov. Rick Perry has on a publicity campaign to promote his as a haven for businesses seeking taxes and eased government but Toyota didn’t mention if any, role Perry in the company’s decision.

Perry, who two visits to California to lure to his state, said Texas Toyota $40 million in incentives the taxpayer-funded Texas Enterprise The Republican governor said is expected to invest $300 in the new headquarters.

Republicans in California blamed Sacramento for the loss, Democrats control both of the Legislature and every statewide A statement issued by Gov. Brown’s Office of Business and Development did not mention Toyota but the state’s steadied balance and jobs recovered after the recession.

Ford, Volkswagen and continue to invest in California, and the State remains the center of new zero-emission and self-driving vehicle and technology, the statement said.

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will break ground year on its new environmentally friendly in Plano, about 25 miles of Dallas. Small groups of will start moving to office space there year, but most won’t until late 2016 or 2017 when the new headquarters is

The new campus will bring about 4,000 employees sales, marketing, engineering, and finance.

Toyota also to expand its technical center Ann Arbor, Mich. and move 250 parts procurement positions from Georgetown, Ky. where the and Avalon sedans are made. will free up space for 300 production engineers to move Erlanger, Ky. to Georgetown. Toyota have 8,200 employees in after the moves are complete.

Jim Toyota’s CEO for North America, the new headquarters will enable decision making. Lentz The Associated Press that the is one of the most significant changes in 57-year history in the U.S.

We to be much more collaborative, he

Lentz said any employee who to move will be given a package and retention bonus. The is also offering to send and their spouses or partners to the new to look for new homes.

Everything we are is encouraging people to go, he said.

Mayor Harry LaRosilliere Toyota’s announcement was the result of an three-month courtship but the company’s was years in the making.

Plano development director Sally said when Toyota to hone in on Texas, the city its own campaign, hiring a private who worked with Toyota to close the deal.

Toyota will join Corp. Hewlett-Packard Co. and Pepsico Frito Lay in a city with an rate lower than the average. Plano’s 265,000 have a median income of one of the highest in the country.

Toyota Corp. has had a presence in California 1957, when it opened its U.S. headquarters in a former dealership in Hollywood. The following — Toyota’s first in the market — it sold 287 Crown sedans and one Land

By 1975, Toyota had become the top brand in the U.S. It opened its U.S. headquarters in Torrance in Toyota sold 2.2 million and trucks in the U.S. last

The company also maintains in New York and Washington. Plants in Texas and Indiana aren’t by the moves.

Lentz, who became first CEO for the North America in 2013, said

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