Furniture industry in Baja California is lagging behind
BAJA CALIFORNIA – Currently, 80% of the wood used as raw material in Baja California is imported from the United States or is brought from other entities in the Republic, so it is necessary to invest in sustainable exploitation mechanisms that can better support the industry. The president of the...
Genstar Capital closes Fund IX and affiliated overage fund with US$7 billion of committed capital
SAN FRANCISCO – Genstar Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the financial services, software, industrial technology, and healthcare industries, today announced the final closing of Genstar Capital Partners IX with US$5.5 billion in limited partner ...
Google to expand in Texas as part of its US$13 billion investment plan
AUSTIN, TX – Google recently announced that it is to expand in Texas. Through a post on the company’s website, Google explained that they are investing more than US$13 billion in the development of new offices and data centers across the United States. The company’s major investment will allo...
Government of Nuevo León promotes technology with MIND4.0
NUEVO LEON – The government of Nuevo Leon, through Secretaría de Economía y Trabajo del estado carried out for the first time MIND4.0 Monterrey, a program of acceleration and escalation of 4.0 solutions in the industry, based on the Experience of the Basque Program BIND4.0 (Basque Industry 4.0)....
Grupo México invested US$3.8 billion in Sonora
SONORA – In the last 13 years, Grupo Mexico mining company spent US$3.8 billion in Sonora on investment projects, wages and salaries, payment to suppliers, education and road infrastructure. The mining company reported that the largest investment was for payment to suppliers domiciled in the stat...
IMSS has childcare spaces: INDEX
CIUDAD JUAREZ – Studies made by personnel of Industria Nacional de Exportación (INDEX) Juárez, in relation to child care spaces have detected that in the 35 nurseries of Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS), there is capacity to accept children of parents working in the manufacturing indu...
Incarlopsa buys 67% of Acornseekers in the U.S.
Incarlopsa has acquired 67% of the American company Acornseekers, LLC, headquartered in Texas. This acquisition allows Incarlopsa to establish itself in a country that offers a very positive outlook in the sector in which it operates, with great business opportunities. As part of the company's gr...
Increased investment in the sector of Baja California
ENSENADA – The fishing and aquaculture sector of Baja California will have US$2.4 million to invest in infrastructure, equipment and improve productive efficiency, informed the head of Secretaría de Pesca y Acuacultura del Estado, Matías G. Arjona Rydalch. He highlighted that of these resources...
Index supports Catem’s conformation in Sonora
HERMOSILLO – The representation of Industria Maquiladora y Manufacturera de Exportación  (Index) in Sonora, endorsed the conformation of Confederación Autónoma de Trabajadores y Empleados de México (Catem) in the State. In this regard, the president of Index in the entity, Gerardo Vazquez Fa...
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...
Industrial market continues to expand in Nuevo Leon
MONTERREY – The industrial market in Monterrey continues to expand since the end of 2018’s fourth quarter. "Although the availability rate at year-end had an increase of 0.89% over the previous quarter, the construction of new warehouses and industrial spaces are in constant growth," said Luis ...
Interpuerto Monterrey bets on commercial facilitation
MONTERREY – With the purpose of increasing its attractiveness to attract more international companies, Interpuerto Monterrey has carried out different actions focused on trade facilitation, an element that seeks to stand out among the industrial parks on the north of the country. At the end of la...
Investments sustain development and stability of Coahuila
COAHUILA – More than US$2.5 billion is the total amount generated by the 48 investment projects that are confirmed so far in the state administration, which make Coahuila the national champion in attracting investment, reported governor of Coahuila, Miguel Riquelme. This number, added the state g...
JCAS highlights an investment of US$40.9 million
CIUDAD JUAREZ – Junta Central de Agua y Saneamiento (JCAS) presented "Logros y Avances 2018", where it highlighted the investment of US$40.9 million for works in Ciudad Juarez. In said event, JCAS’ President Óscar Ibáñez explained that 78% of the investment comes from their own resources, wh...
Juarez protects foreign trade operations
CIUDAD JUAREZ – Due to the works of Project I-10 Connect the industrial sector in Ciudad Juarez will shield the operations of foreign trade, releasing operations by the international crossing Zaragoza-Ysleta, when it is required, informed Asociación de Maquiladoras (AMAC-Index Juárez). Sergio S...
Juarez stands out due to its customs system
CIUDAD JURAEZ – In recent days a very important meeting was held with the governor of the State of Chihuahua, Javier Corral, the mayor of Juárez, Armando Cabada and the general administrator of Customs, Ricardo Peralta in order to discuss the impact of exports on the border. The mayor stated tha...
Juarez to invest in the maquiladora industry
Even when the industrial sector was left out of the border decree of fiscal stimuli, Ciudad Juárez continues to be attractive for new investments in the area. The manufacturing companies continue looking at the region’s quality labor and its proximity to the United States to get to settle in thi...
Juarez, the third city with the highest level of foreign investment
 CIUDAD JUAREZ – During 2018, Ciudad Juárez consolidated itself as the third city at the national level in terms of foreign investment attraction promoted by the State Administration, said the governor of Chihuahua, Javier Corral. "Chihuahua's constant economic strengthening has led internation...
KCS to build US$99 million cargo processing facility at U.S.-Mexico border
Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS) will develop a US$99 million cargo processing facility at the U.S.-Mexico border, aimed to improve traffic between southern Texas and the state of Tamaulipas in northern Mexico. Once the facility is completed, the company forecasts it can increase traffic from 24 ...
Labor productivity of Nuevo Leon’s industry increases
NUEVO LEÓN – During the fourth quarter of last year, the productivity of the Nuevo Leon manufacturing industry maintained its positive trend compared to the previous quarter, while the commerce sector recorded a mixed performance. According to a report from Productividad Laboral y del Costo Unit...



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