MADRID – Ford Motor Co.’s Spanish operations will send 1,100 workers at its Valencia car plant home for eight months as a result of slumping Focus sales in Europe. The auto maker earlier announced plans to end Focus production in Valencia, shifting all output of the next-generation car to its Saarlouis, Germany, plant, but details of the capacity cut were not revealed until now. The auto maker is expected to face strong opposition from labor groups, because it says it won’t supplement ...
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