By Michael MearlsPublished April 06, 2019 08:51:58The U.S. car company LEGO Inc. is set to invest at least $10.4 billion over five years in North American manufacturing to boost its operations in the industry, according to a regulatory filing.

The automaker will create 1,500 new jobs, which it plans to open in 2018 and 2019, according the filing with the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

It will create about 2,000 new jobs by 2020, according.

The company will also hire about 1,000 people in Mexico and build 1,300 jobs in Canada.

The $10,000 investment will be made in 2021, according with the filing.

The company will invest $6.9 billion over the same period, it said.