DETROIT – The auto industry is changing and more plant closings cannot be ruled out, a top Ford Motor Co. executive says. The challenges facing auto makers today are “much more difficult” than in 2002, when Ford Motor Co. introduced a major revitalization plan, says Greg C. Smith, executive vice president and president-The Americas. The external environment continues to be marked by overcapacity, which Smith does not see going away, as well as a fragile supply chain that has suffered ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Ford Describes Climate as Tougher Than 2002" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: email@example.com or phone: (248) 799-2642