UPDATE 2-Ford Canada commits C$1 billion to Oakville plant


(Adds details and comments) By Franco Pingue OAKVILLE, Ontario, Oct 29 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. of Canada will spend C$1 billion ($820 million) to turn its Oakville plant into a flexible manufacturing operation, the automaker said on Friday. The project will transform the Oakville facility, which makes the Ford Freestar and Mercury Monterey minivans, into a flexible assembly plant that could make multiple models on the same assembly line. Work on the complex, which will be able to ...

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