Ford to invest $211 million in South Africa to boost output

PUBLISHED: Fri, 03 Nov 2017 17:38:39 GMT
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American car-maker Ford said it would invest 3 billion rand ($211 million) in its South African assembly plant to meet rising domestic and international demand for its Ford Ranger pickup truck, the company said on Friday.

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“This significant investment reaffirms Ford’s ongoing commitment to South Africa as a local manufacturer, exporter and key employer in the automotive sector,” Ockert Berry, vice president operations for Ford Middle East and Africa said in a statement.

Reporting by Wendell Roelf; Editing by James Macharia

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