Automotive News

Cooper Standard inaugurates plant in Ciudad Juarez
Cooper Standard's Automotive Seals Plant in Ciudad Juarez (Planta Sellos de Juarez), was inaugurated recently with an investment of US$30 million and 750 new direct jobs created. The new factory, located at Parque Industrial Juarez, manufactures systems and components for the automotive industry, su...
Aguascalientes hosts new Vitechmex Nonwovers headquarters
As part of the growing investment form the Japanese Vilene Company, Vitechmex Nonwovers laid the first stone for a new factory in Aguascalientes. This factory will produce automotive fabrics and upholstery. This new project is expected to create 150 new formal jobs in the two expansion stages of Vi...
Agreement for vehicle exports to Argentina was announced
The Mexican Ministry of Economy (SE) presented an agreement to establish the procedure and criteria to assign quotas to export to Argentina new light vehicles, with the purpose of encouraging and promoting competition in the automotive sector. The SE states that, this undertaking is set up accordin...
Kia supplier prepares its arrival into Nuevo Leon
According to the sub secretary of Economic Development of the State (Sedec), Samuel Pe?0061002c0020the Korean-Japanese firm Chemical & SKC Polyurethane will kick start operations of a new polyurethane resin factory for Kia suppliers, with a US$8.2 million investment. The company is located at I...
SSA Mexico will invest US$ 50 million for an automotive specialty terminal
After overcoming a long legal process, the specialty port terminal firm SSA Mexico signed a grant for 30 years to develop the first Automotive Specialty Terminal (TEA) in the port of Lazaro Cardenas, with an investment of over US$ 50 million in its initial stage. These facilities will respond to the...