BELGIUM (updated 12:50BST): Ford Europe cuts 3000 jobs, axes Genk Focus production plans - report
Ford of Europe said on Wednesday it was scrapping plans to produce the next generation Focus at its Genk plant in Belgium and reducing Mondeo production from three to two shifts, both actions cutting a total of 3,000 jobs, as it seeks to slash costs and return to profits, according to Reuters reports and a Ford statement.
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