Manufacturing News

New Faurecia plant in Guanajuato begins trial production runs
A new Faurecia plant in San Jose Iturbide, Guanajuato, has started trial production runs aiming to begin formal operations before this year ends, Periodico am reported. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled in the first quarter of 2018. The company’s 15th plant in Mexico will feature industry 4...
Enel venturing into the energy supply in Mexico
Enel, a Corporation with Italian capital, is launching its qualified supply branch in Mexico, with plans to serve at least 150 major clients; this would stand for a yearly demand of 400 gigawatts per hour and estimated sales of US$35 million. Likewise, their estimate is to reach 1,000 clients within...
Masonite keeps door open for NL plant expansion
Masonite is planning to increase by 10% its production of wooden and metal doors, thus shifting from 1.5 million to 1'650,000 pieces yearly at the Nuevo Leon location, which is considered the largest production plant of this industry in all of Latin America. In the framework of the brand re-launch, ...
Guanajuato's economy, revived by industrial parks
Industrial parks are a great strategy to attract investment and create employment, focused on enhancing the economic activity in the State. The current Guanajuato government (2012-2018) gambled on this strategy, inaugurating 23 industrial complexes with investment valued at US$677.4 million. The tot...
Toyota adjusts investment at Guanajuato plant
Toyota Motor Corporation announced it would reduce by 30% the investment it had planned for the production facility under construction in the state of Guanajuato. The Japanese company said in a statement that the total investment amount has been adjusted to approximately US$ 700 million to have an ...