Manufacturing News

Sources: Volkswagen Puebla plant tools up to build the T Roc compact SUV
Volkswagen’s Puebla assembly plant is already in the tooling process to build the new T Roc compact SUV, which was revealed in Frankfurt early this year, Mexican automotive news site Al Volante reported citing unnamed sources. According to Al Volante sources, there’s several changes going on at...
Mizayaki Seiko opens US$ 11 million plant in Jalisco
Mizayaki Seiko, a specialty steel bars and wire manufacturer, this week officially opened its first manufacturing plant in Mexico located at the Colinas de Lagos industrial park in the municipality of Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco. The Japan-based company invested US$ 11 million and recruited 50 workers...
Automotive Industry in Nuevo Leon will export US$12 billion
The automotive industry established in Nuevo Leon is expected to reach exports worth US$12 billion in 2017, which will be possible thanks to the participation of 250 supply firms, including 27 Tier 1 providers. “Nuevo Leon is exporting US$35 billion and importing 24,000 million products. It is not...
Nemak gambles on pieces for electric vehicles
Auto part manufacturer Nemak is now venturing into the business of making pieces for electric and hybrid vehicles, as the projections show that roughly 23% of the total production worldwide will be of these types of units by 2025. Nemak might supply pieces for both electric and hybrid vehicles and e...
Hurricane recovery process boosts US auto sales in September
Auto sales in the U.S. market increased for the first time in the year last September, after thousands of car owners rushed to auto dealers to replace some of the 700,000 vehicles damaged or destroyed in two hurricane-hit parts of the country. According to analysts some 500,000 cars were damaged or...