Ford Motor in Belgium

  • A. J. Jacobs


This chapter begins with discussions of Ford’s first Antwerp Plant, and its longer-lasting replacement, Ford Hoboken in Antwerp. This is followed by a more extensive review of the massive Ford Genk, which launched in 1964. The latter survived until 2014, when its shuttering marked the end of Ford’s 92-year run producing cars in Belgium.


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  • A. J. Jacobs
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  1. 1.Department of SociologyEast Carolina UniversityGreenvilleUSA

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