Would you say Ford Motors is an MNC? Why?



Yes, because it owns or controls its production units in many countries, with its head^ffice in USA. Ford Motors, an American company, is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers with production spread over 26 countries of the world.’Ford Mptors came to India in 1995 and spent Rs 1,700 crore to set-up a large plant near Chennai.
This was done in collaboration with Mahindra which is a major Indian manufacturer of jeeps and trucks. By the year 2004, Ford Motors was selling 27,000 cars in the Indian markets, while 24,000 cars were exported from India to South Africa, Mexico and Brazil.
The company wants to develop Ford India as a component supplying base for its other plants across the globe.