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Ford to Add 12,000 Hourly Jobs in U.S. Plants Under UAW Pact

October 04, 2011

Oct. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co. said it has committed to add 12,000 hourly jobs in its U.S. manufacturing plants by 2015 as part of an agreement with the United Auto Workers.

Ford said it will be “in-sourcing” jobs from Mexico, China and Japan. Ford said this will be 5,750 hourly jobs more than a previously announced 7,000 positions to be added by the end of 2012.

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