November 22, 2017

Mercedes-Benz to Invest $1 billion in US Plant, Adding 600 New Jobs

Mercedes-Benz announced Thursday it would be investing $1 billion in a U.S. plant. The money will help establish electric vehicle production at the company’s Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant and go toward building a battery at a nearby factory. Both will result in the creation of 600 new jobs, the company said. The luxury division of Germany’s […]

Trump Effect: Ford Cancels $1.6 Billion Mexican Plant

Donald Trump isn’t even President yet, but his campaign promises are coming true and he’s already saving U.S. jobs. On Tuesday, Ford Motor Co announced that it will cancel its  $1.6 billion planned factory in Mexico. Instead of the plant, Ford Motor Co will invest $700 million at a Michigan factory, which will add 700 U.S. jobs. […]

Ford Tells Trump: We Will Not Move Lincoln Plant to Mexico

President-elect Donald Trump said Ford had called to reassure him that the company has decided not to move its Lincoln assembly operations from Louisville, Kentucky to Mexico. “Just got a call from my friend Bill Ford, Chairman of Ford, who advised me that he will be keeping the Lincoln plant in Kentucky — no Mexico,” […]

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