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Ford has announced that it will cancel the plans to build a $1.6 billion plant in Mexico and will instead put $700 million into its Flat Rock, Michigan facility.

Trump has not been shy about bashing Ford for its plans to move its production to Mexico and it is already paying off as Ford is getting on board the Trump train!

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The U.S. auto giant said it will add 700 direct new jobs in Flat Rock to produce high-tech electrified and autonomous vehicles, plus the Ford Mustang and Lincoln Continental.

Ford had originally planned to build its Ford Focus in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. The company said it will continue to build its Focus at an existing plant in Hermosillo, Mexico, to improve company profitability.

"We're also encouraged by the pro-growth policies that President-elect Trump and the new Congress have indicated that they will pursue," Ford President and CEO Mark Fields said in a statement.

Trump is already taking his well deserved victory lap on Twitter:

This is the first time Trump has negotiated to keep Ford jobs in the United States:


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