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Toyota celebrates production of first Corolla to be exported from Miss.

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Mississippi is celebrating another automotive milestone.

On Thursday, Governor Phil Bryant and officials from Toyota celebrated the production of the first Corolla to be exported from the Blue Springs facility.

The Corolla is the world's best selling vehicle.

This year, the plant will export more than 7500 Corollas to 18 countries in Central and South America and the Caribbean.

Toyota Mississippi directly employs 2,000 people.

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