FACTBOX-Carmakers announce $9.5 billion in U.S. investments since Jan

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Since January, automakers have announced investments totaling $9.5 billion in U.S. plants, creating or retaining more than 12,000 jobs.

By company, the investments from the United States and abroad are:

* General Motors Co: $1 billion in various plants to keep or create 1,500 jobs

* Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV: $1 billion in Ohio and Michigan to create 2,000 jobs

* Hyundai Motor Co: $1 billion in various plants; new jobs to be determined

* Ford Motor Co: $1.2 billion in Michigan, new jobs to be determined

* Toyota Motor Corp: $1.3 billion in Kentucky; no new jobs

* BMW: $600 million in South Carolina to create 1,000 jobs

* Toyota and Mazda Motor Corp: $1.6 billion to create 4,000 jobs; site to be determined

* Honda Motor Co Ltd: $267 million in Ohio to create 300 jobs

* Volvo Car: $500 million in South Carolina to create 2,500 jobs

* Daimler AG: $1 billion in Alabama to create 1,300 jobs (Reporting by Paul Lienert in Detroit; Editing by Lisa Von Ahn)