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Ford Motor Company of Australia (1925 - )

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Location: Victoria

The company was incorporated in Victoria in March 1925, as a wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Motor Company of Canada Limited, a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company (USA).
In 1926 assembly plants were built in Brisbane and Adelaide and in 1930 in Perth.
In 1963, the Ford Sales Company of Australia Limited was formed as a subsidiary of the parent company to undertake the vehicle marketing activities of Ford Australia.

Sources used to compile this entry: Information provided by RMIT, MBIT student, Catherine Nolan.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Bruce A. Smith
Created: 17 July 2000
Modified: 1 May 2005

Published by Archive Research Consultancy, 1999-2006
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Updated: 3 December 2006

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