Ford Canada plant hit again by CN Rail strike


By Frank Pingue TORONTO, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. of Canada said it had to shut down an Ontario assembly plant for the second time in a week as it struggles with a material shortage caused by a strike at Canadian National Railway . The plant in St Thomas, about 200 km (125 miles) west of Toronto, assembles the Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis models. It normally operates two eight-hour shifts a day during the week, but has lost about six shifts due to the rail ...

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