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...India’s ... market that’s expected to become the world’s third-largest by 2019...
Ford India To Restructure, Refocus Efforts
by Aaron Birch — Feb 22, 2016
... The regional arm of Ford Motor Company is consolidating from two separate entities into one, and serving as a development base for a new platform that will underpin a majority of the automaker’s vehicles for emerging markets.
According to Wards, Ford India – the regional entity that tackles local production, sales and exports – is merging with Ford Motor Ltd., which handles product engineering and information technology services. Meanwhile, the forthcoming vehicle platform is being developed by Ford India’s Global Engineering Center, and is flexible enough that it ought to enable production cost savings of around 8 to 10 percent.
Ford India’s plans promise to transform the regional arm into a development, engineering, and production hub in its own right, with the automaker targeting some 50 global markets to receive India-built Ford passenger vehicles in the future...
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that'd sorta-make the ideas that cD6 is shelved more likely ... altho:
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