SHANGHAI (May 23, 2:05 p.m. ET) — Global automakers have been talking about a "global car" platform strategy for the past few years — working with suppliers that can produce the same parts to the same standards in multiple countries. And for Ford Motor Co., that also means meeting the same sustainable manufacturing standards for those cars and their parts in any region as well. Ford's Jennifer Gilhool discusses the issue in this video exclusive.
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