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How China plans to create giant state-owned carmaker

In recent years, Beijing has forced the consolidation of state-owned industries such as steelmaking, railway equipment and coal mining. Now it's the auto industry's turn.

Ford, Alibaba plan to test new sales models in China, report says

Ford is expected to sign a deal with Alibaba that may allow the automaker to test selling cars to consumers in China through Alibaba's online retail arm Tmall, as well as via a new "auto vending machine" store concept.

UPDATED: 11/8/17 12:52 pm ET -- new story
Ford seals big deal for Chinese EVs in time for Trump

Ford is going all-in on electric cars in China, the world's largest market for battery-powered vehicles, and it wants President Donald Trump to know about it.

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