Manufacturer Plans Franklin Expansion

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Illinois-based KYB Americas Corp. is planning to add jobs in Johnson County. Our partners at the Daily Journal report the auto parts manufacturer intends to create 50 jobs over three years. The new space will give the company's aftermarket production its own space.

A vice president tells the publication KYB plans to add welding, machining and assembly lines.

The Franklin plant produces shocks and struts for the auto industry.

Source: The Daily Journal