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Ford Motor Company Valencia Assembly – Valencia, Venezuela


The Ford Motor Company Valencia Assembly plant is located in Valencia, Venezuela. While similar in name, it is an entirely different plant than the Ford Motor Company Valencia Body and Assembly facility in Spain.

The complex currently overseas production of only one vehicle, the Ford Explorer which is sold worldwide. Since its opening in 1962, the Valencia assembly plant has manufactured a wide scope of Ford cars, trucks and SUVs, ranging from the sub-compact Ford Ka, the Ford Bronco and all the way to the Ford F-Series fullsize trucks.

This page shows information about the Ford Motor Company Valencia assembly plant.

Quick Facts

Year opened1962
Facility size812,254 square feet (75,460 m2)
Land occupied103 acres
LocationValencia, Venezuela
Hourly employeesTBA
Salaried employeesTBA
Total employees2,470


VehiclesProduction Years
Ford Bronco1965-1996
Ford Cargo1981-2000
Ford Corcel1968-1986
Ford EcoSport2003-2012
Ford Explorer1990-present
Ford Explorer Sport Trac2001-2005
Ford Festiva1986-2002
Ford Focus1998-2007
Ford Laser1981-2007
Ford Ranger1983-2012
Ford Sierra1985-1994
Ford Zephyr1966-1972

Historical Timeline

  • 2014: A temporary cessation is declared by Ford of the government of Venezuela due to shortages. Ever since the massive budget cuts, The Ford Valencia assembly plant only manufactures one vehicle.


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