BEIJING — Ford Motor Co. is awaiting government approval for a new vehicle production project in China, a Ford spokesman says in a published report. The spokesman declined to elaborate as to whether the proposed project is to build a passenger car, a goal Ford has made no secret of pursuing. However, Vaughn A. Koshkarian, President, Ford Asia Pacific Operations, tells FOCUS ON CHINA that a passenger car is crucial to Ford's operations here. “I think it's important ultimately to do that ...

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