Manufacturing News

This is how auto sales performed in May over the NAFTA region
While the U.S. auto market kept cooling down in May, sales in Mexico saw a modest growth, but Canada remained strong with another record-breaking month, according to auto dealers associations and industry analysts. Mexican auto dealers sold 122,916 vehicles during May, a 1.1% increase compared to t...
Premium bedding manufacturer MFI International opens plant in Chihuahua
MFI International, an El Paso-based contract manufacturer of premium bedding and home furnishing products, announced that its new facility located in the municipality of Jimenez, Chihuahua is now fully operational.  This new 90,000 square foot manufacturing facility was purchased in October 2016 a...
Tamaulipas receives foreign investment worth US$363 million
The State of Tamaulipas received FDI valued at US$363.4 million during the first trimester of this year, escalating to the seventh spot among states in Mexico with the largest FDI received, by capturing 4.6% of the total in Mexico. The State, occupied the eighth place in 2016, according to the Minis...
Mexico to become a high technology export manufacturer
The Secretary of Communications and Transport, Gerardo Ruiz Esparza affirmed that Mexico is becoming a Country producer of high technology export manufacture, with economic stability and low unemployment. During the 2017 Summit of International Transport Forum, in Germany, Ruiz Esparza pointed out t...
PMP Auto sells its wiping systems business; deal includes a plant in Puebla
India-based automotive components manufacturer Pricol Ltd has agreed to acquire the wiping systems business of PMP Auto Components Pvt. Ltd. for an undisclosed amount. The operation includes a manufacturing facility in Puebla, Mexico. The acquisition will help Pricol diversify its product portfolio...