It's not a story we hear a lot about in the U.S., but Ford (NYSE:F) has been on a big roll in China. The Blue Oval brand was a latecomer to this booming market, but lately the company has been making up for lost time in a big way.

In this video, contributor John Rosevear looks at Ford's latest sales numbers from China (hint: they're great), and at what's driving the American automaker's surge of success in this big new market.

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