Staff and wire reports Published 12:16 p.m. ET Dec. 17, 2019 | Updated 5:13 p.m. ET Dec. 17, 2019
Ford Motor Company’s Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne in October 2013. (Photo: Kathleen Galligan, Detroit Free Press)
Ford Motor Co. is adding 3,000 jobs at two factories in metro Detroit and investing $1.45 billion to build new pickups, SUVs, and electric and autonomous vehicles, bringing into clearer focus the $6 billion in investments promised in its new contract with the UAW.
The promised investment at the two plants comes with more than $35 million in tax incentives, most of which is related to a 10-year income tax capture valued at up to $26 million. The company’s commitment,