Toyota said that over time the company has made $21.9 billion in direct investment in the U.S. and cited its 10 manufacturing facilities, 1,500 dealerships and 136,000 employees in the country.
Why the U.S. is positioned to be a global energy export leader for the foreseeable future.
If confirmed, Tillerson will sell the more than 600,000 shares he owns in the largest U.S. oil explorer and transfer the value of more than 2 million in deferred shares to an independently managed trust.
"The jobs generated in Mexico have contributed to keeping manufacturing jobs in the United States that would otherwise have disappeared in the face of Asian competition," the Mexican economy ministry said.
Ford cancelled plans to build a plant in San Luis Potosi and instead will build the Focus in Michigan where it currently assembles the car, which will protect about 3,500 jobs.
China will allow foreign firms to operate fully-owned subsidiaries, rather than joint ventures, in sectors including rail transportation equipment and motorcycles.