• $7 billion invested
  • 500,766 vehicles produced in 2016
  • $11 billion purchased from U.S. suppliers
  • 120 international nameplate dealerships
  • 67,893 vehicles sold in 2016
  • 51% retail market share of vehicles sold in Kentucky


77,626 total jobs generated in Kentucky
  • 10,057 direct employment
  • 6,182 dealership jobs
  • 61,387 other indirect employment
$4.7 billion total employee compensation
  • $307 million dealership employee compensation
  • $4.4 billion in direct and other indirect employee compensation


The economic activity of international automaker's in Kentucky generated:
  • $616 million in state and local tax receipts and other revenues
  • $1.1 billion in federal tax receipts and other revenues for the federal government

International Automakers' Vehicles
Made in Kentucky

International automakers have put down deep roots in America and over the past 50 years have become a significant and integral part of the U.S. economy. As a result, the entire American auto industry is stronger and more competitive in the global marketplace.

Lexus ES
Lexus ES*
Toyota Avalon
Toyota Avalon*
Toyota Avalon Hybrid
Toyota Avalon Hybrid*
Toyota Camry
Toyota Camry*
Toyota Camry Hybrid
Toyota Camry Hybrid*
Toyota Venza
Toyota Venza*
*Exported from America

Vehicle Sales in Kentucky

International Automakers sold 82% of the green vehicles in Kentucky in 2016
International Automakers' sales increased to 67,893 in Kentucky last year
International Automakers' share of vehicle sales in Kentucky was 51% last year

Source: The 2016 Global Automakers and AIADA Economic Impact Survey, AIADA┬╣s membership roster, NADA DATA, and WardsAuto InfoBank. Green vehicles include all hybrid, electric, fuel cell, and natural gas vehicles.

International Automakers' Presence in Kentucky

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Jaguar Land Rover
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  • Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America, Inc. - Erlanger
  • Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America, Inc. Plant Engineering - Lexington
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky - Georgetown
  • Toyota Parts Distribution Center - Hebron
  • Toyota Logistics Services, Inc./Marshalling Yard - Georgetown
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Mitsubishi Motors
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