French minister Bruno Le Maire optimistic over buyer for Ford Blanquefort plant

Ford logo in their auto plant

French Economy minister Bruno Le Maire stated on Friday that discussions with Belgian transmissions provider Punch Powerglide regarding the purchase of Ford’s Blanquefort gearbox plant in southwestern France should be concluded in October. In June, the U.S. automaker had stated it would shut the plant if no purchaser could be found for the site, that […]