Hangzhou XZB Tech Co inaugurates automotive plant in Nuevo Leon
MONTERREY – Hangzhou XZB Tech Co, from China, started operations of its first plant in Mexico, which will produce high precision auto parts for the automotive industry inside the Hofusan Industrial Park, in the municipality of Salinas Victoria, with an initial investment of US$9 million. "Among o...
Heil delivers tanks to Sedena in El Paso and Juarez
JUÁREZ, CHIH – Heil Trailer, has delivered 50 units so far and in the next two weeks will deliver the other 50 to complete the order for 100 aluminum tanks of 43,000 liters made by the Federal Government. "The contract has already been signed and we are already working on the delivery of the t...
Industrial investment grows in Juarez
CIUDAD JUAREZ – Several manufacturing companies have settled in the state of Chihuahua thanks to the promotion and attraction that Secretaria de Innovación y Desarrollo Económico has implemented to diversify the origin of industrial capital. It has been prioritized the coming investment from ra...
Infineon Techonologies reafirms its presence in Tijuana
The German company Infineon Technologies announced an investment of US$40 million dollars for the expansion of its plant in Tijuana, Baja California. The company, also known as Rectificadores Internacionales, has had a presence in Tijuana for 17 years and they mainly manufacture semiconductors for ...
Joyson Safety Systems relocates in Nuevo León
MONTERREY – Due to the labor conflict in Matamoros, the manufacturer of safety systems for the automotive industry Joyson Safety Systems decided to relocate its operations in Nuevo Leon, informed to El Economista Roberto Mattus Rivera, CEO of Consejo Nacional de la Industria Maquiladora y Manufact...
KIA Motors Mexico donates vehicles to engineering schools in Nuevo Leon
With the aim of contributing to the training of future professionals, technicians and specialized operators in the automotive industry, KIA Motors Mexico donated 15 units of its Optima model to the Colegio Nacional para la Educacion Profesional Tecnica (CONALEP), as well as the Facultad de Ingenieri...
Kia prospects to export to 65 countries from Nuevo Leon
The Kia plant, in Pesqueria, Nuevo Leon, expects to export to 65 countries in Latin America, Middle East and Africa, by the end of 2017, underscored Horacio Chavez, General Director of the firm in Mexico. Last year, this plant started operations in April and by the end of December it had produced 10...
Laguna Automotive Cluster, optimistic for 2018
The Laguna Automotive Cluster (which groups together the cities of Torreon and Gomez Palacio) is seeing an optimistic outlook for this sector in 2018, even though the annual production growth was 4.5% from January through November this year, and general sales dropped by 8.5 %. Exportation went up by...
Mexico joins ISTMA
Mexico was formally recognized as an ISTMA member in October 2018. The Asociacion Mexicana de Manufactura de Moldes y Troqueles (AMMMT), based in the city of Queretaro, has been acknowledged as the newest ISTMA member. AMMMT was founded in 2014 and is the sole nationwide organization in die and m...
More foreign companies come to Nuevo León
APODACA — The state of Nuevo Leon keeps attracting investments, and the auto parts sector continues to grow. Yesterday, the South Korean company LS Automotive announced that it invested US$61 million in order to install a facility at Finsa de Guadalupe Industrial Park in Nuevo León. The auto ...
More investments to come for Tamaulipas
TAMAULIPAS – It seems that the labor dispute in Matamoros hasn’t stopped foreign investment in Tamaulipas. The French company Engie confirmed that it will invest more than US$12 million in a natural gas project covering the cities of Tampico, Madero, Altamira, Reynosa, Matamoros and Rio Bravo. ...
New Equinox brings benefits to Coahuila
The production kick start of the new version of the Chevrolet Equinox, at the General Motors Ramos Arizpe plant, is bringing about employment, economic inflow and certainty to the South Eastern Region of Coahuila. Jorge Tafich Martinez, President of CANACO Saltillo, comments that GM has prospects of...
New Mexico boasts US$2.2 billion in oil revenue for 2018
NEW MEXICO – New Mexico received US$2.2 billion in revenues from oil production in 2018, according to numbers from the state’s Tax Research Institute. This was a 26% increase on the year, or US$465 million. As stated by the Albuquerque Journal, a substantial increase in investments and product...
Nikola to construct H2 truck manufacturing facility
ARIZONA – Nikola Motor Company and Saint Holdings have announced the acquisition by Nikola of approximately 400 acres of property in Pinal County at Inland Port Arizona in Coolidge. The company plans to build its hydrogen-electric class 8 trucks at its manufacturing facility at the location. The ...
Nuevo Leon aims to boost natural gas usage
With an investment of US$2.2 million, Combustibles Grupo Trees, in partnership with Naturgy, inaugurated a vehicular natural gas (NGV) station in the municipality of Guadalupe, Nuevo Leon.Naturgy works alongside the Nuevo Leon government, and representatives of the transport industry, in order to pr...
Nuevo León and Festo will invest for training in Industry 4.0
MONTERREY — Nuevo Leon's government and Festo will jointly invest US$15 million to provide Industry 4.0 equipment to 50 technical schools in the state. Through this equipment will be able to train young people in basic concepts of Industry 4.0, which is based on automation and digitization, said ...
Nuevo Leon looking to attract Chinese assembler
The Government of Nuevo Leon is close to formalizing a third appointment, with representatives from a Chinese assembly company, for this upcoming month of April. Samuel Peña Guzman, Sub-secretary of the Ministry of Economy and Labor (SEDET), pointed out that this is not a car producer the size of F...
Nuevo Leon's auto part sector expects to maintain growth rates
The auto part industry in Nuevo Leon is expecting to have a 2018 very similar to this year, as the automotive industry in Mexico will continue to grow, even if a slight delay might be generated internally, but the export market will continue to be dynamic, said Manuel Montoya, director of the Autom...
Saint Gobain investing in Coahuila
With a US$135 million investment, French Company Saint Gobain laid the first stone to its second plant in the South Eastern Coahuila region, Glass Saltillo, to produce glass panes up to six meters long for the construction industry. The new building is located in the premises of the Alianza Derramad...
Saint-Gobain investing US$135 million on new glass plant
French firm Saint-Gobain laid the first stone to its second plant in the South Eastern region of Coahuila, Glass Saltillo, with funds valued at US$135 million. This facility will produce glass panes measuring up to six meters, for the construction industry. The new industrial building, that is going...



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