COPY-Honda Tier One Supplier Coming To Prattville

Big economic news for Prattville.

Mayor Jim Byard says Arkay Plastics in Prattville has been sold to Japanese company M-Tech. M-Tech will serve as a tier one supplier for the Nissan plant in Mississippi and Honda in Lincoln, Alabama.

Sources close to the deal say M-Tech could hire as many as 500 people on top of the 87 or so who worked for Arkay.

Mayor Byard says he couldn't confirm any hirings but believes the company will expand.