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The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JAMA) is a non-profit industry association which comprises Japan's fourteen manufacturers of passenger cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles. The JAMA USA office is located in Washington, D.C.


June 1 2016

Jun 1 2016

News & Insights

Columbus Business First: Japan's big 3 automakers built more cars in U.S. than Detroit 3 last year

Three out of every four Japanese cars and trucks sold in the U.S. are built in North America….The 75 percent figure is up from 12 percent 30 years ago, according to JAMA USA General Director Manny Manriquez.

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May 17 2016

May 17 2016

Press Releases

Japanese-brand Automakers’ Total Investment in America Tops $45 Billion

With Japanese-brand automakers’ cumulative investment in the United States exceeding $45 billion as of 2015, JAMA members have increasingly demonstrated their commitment to building and selling their vehicles here over the last four decades.

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March 23 2016

Mar 23 2016

Press Releases

Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association Announces New Leadership

The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA), an industry association which comprises Japan’s fourteen manufacturers of passenger cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles, announced the promotion of Manny Manriquez to General Director effective April 1.

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Japanese Automakers' Production, Investment, and R&D Support U.S. Economic Growth

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75% of Japanese-Brand Vehicles Sold in the U.S. are Built in North America

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