This return of Ford to manufacture in Uruguay after 35 years is realized by the hand of the company Nordex.

American automaker Ford will invest about $ 50 million in Uruguay to produce vehicles for “the entire South American market”

and in return, it will employ 200 people, Uruguayan Industry Minister Omar Paganini said at a news conference on Tuesday.

The return of the American company will involve the production of Ford Transit model trucks in Uruguay.

Paganini said that before there was a conference via Zoom attended by President Luis Lacalle Pou and the President of Ford for South America.

“This project is achieved through the synergy of Ford, Nordex and, without a doubt, the government”, which had a “very good predisposition”, added Leonel Delménico,

Nordex executive.

El Pais Daily Source