The Changan Ford Hangzhou assembly plant is manufacturing center for the Ford Motor Company under the Changan Ford administration. Located the city of Hangzhou, the capital and populous city of the Zhejiang Province in East China, the Hangzhou plant currently overseas the production of the Ford Edge and Ford Taurus destined for Chinese and global markets.
When combined with the Changan Ford automobile assembly plant 1, assembly plant 2 and the Chongqing Automobile engine plant, the Changan Ford Hangzhou assembly plant is Ford’s largest manufacturing center outside Detroit, with facilities located in Chongqing, Hangzhou and Harbin, employing more than 15,000 people.
This page shows information about the Changan Ford Hangzhous assembly plant.
|Location||1 Changfuhang Rd, Xiaoshan District, Hangzhou, China|
|Ford Edge||2015 - present|
|Ford Taurus||2015 - present|
- 2012: Chinese government approves the Changan Automobile and Ford Motor joint venture, which will then spawn two different entities: Changan Mazda Automobile Co., Ltd and Changan Ford Automobile Co. Ltd.
- 2013: Changan Ford receives a US $500 million investment for a new engine plant in Chongqing. This where the Ford 1.6L Sigma engine will be built.
- 2014: Changan Ford receives a US $350 million investment for a new transmission plant in Chongqing. This marks Ford’s first transmission plant for the Asia-Pacific region.
- 2015: Changan Ford acquires Harbin Hafei Automobile Group Co, a subsidiary of Chongqing Changan’s parent company, for US$1.1 billion. Following the acquisition, the plant received significant upgrades.