Honda 1 Millionth U.S. Export From California Port

Honda 1 Millionth U.S. Export From California Port

Dec 11, 2012

VENTURA, Calif. — On Tuesday, Dec. 11, Honda will host a brief event marking the export of its 1 millionth U.S. export from Port Hueneme in Ventura, Calif.  An all-new 2013 Honda Accord will board the ship with hundreds of vehicles making a 6,000-mile journey to Seoul, South Korea.

The export milestone comes 25 years after the first U.S.-made Honda automobile, an Accord, was exported overseas. Media attending the event will have the opportunity to interview Honda leadership.

Export Event

  • 4:30 – 5:00 P.M.   Media arrival
  • 5:00 P.M.             Event begins
  • 5:30 A.M.             Event concludes

Interviews will be available immediately following the event.


  • Jim Burrell, Assistant Vice President, Export Sales Division, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
  • Jeffrey Smith, Assistant Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Communications, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Port Hueneme
105 E. Port Hueneme Road
Port Hueneme, CA 93041

Please proceed to security gate for check-in and parking