My Mother, God love her, always said " If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all"..... I say.... Sorry Mom!
Friday, March 23, 2012
Obama's Job Plans
Ford Laying the Foundation for its $1 Billion Factory in India
The facility will have the capacity to
produce 240,000 vehicles and 270,000 engines per year for Indian
customers and for export markets, according to the automaker.
Ford Motor Co. (IW 500/6)
said construction is underway at the site of its future
"state-of-the-art integrated manufacturing facility" in Sanand, India.
a ceremony on Thursday, Ford's India subsidiary laid the foundation
stone in what will be the paint shop of its new factory, which the
automaker expects to finish in 2014.
The facility will have the
capacity to produce 240,000 Ford vehicles and 270,000 engines per year
for Indian customers and for export markets, the company noted.
this new state-of-the-art Ford Integrated Manufacturing Facility for
Sanand, we are committed to significantly increasing our manufacturing
output and aggressively expanding our business in India," said Michael
Boneham, Ford India's president and managing director.
on a 460-acre site, the integrated plant will support stamping, body
assembly, paint, trim and final assembly, the automaker noted.
India manufactures and distributes vehicles such as the Ford Figo at
its integrated manufacturing facilities in Maraimalai Nagar, near
Chennai. Including its automotive operations, engineering, accounting,
IT and other support services, the automaker has 10,000 employees in
I bet India will be happy to accommodate the building of a factory with much less restrictions and code regulations and the EPA, to name a few, inflicting their demands on the site. Another factory that will provide good jobs for the people of India. Not to fret, we are permitting more McDonald's and more fast food restaurants to keep our workers employed.