Manufacturing News

Thyssenkrupp builds new plant in Guanajuato
Industrial and technological group Thyssenkrupp, announced its building a new plant at the industrial park in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, which will produce active and passive shock absorbing systems and will have an investment of US$ 168.37 million and a 750 people labor force. This company...
Senior Flexonics transfers operations from UK to Mexico
Senior Flexonics, which makes hoses and valves used in the trucking, manufacturing and oil and gas industries, is reducing its UK presence by sending production units to new facilities in Mexico, India and the Czech Republic, the company revealed today in a press release. The offshoring of work, ...
Industrial investment in Tamaulipas on the rise
Around US$900 million have been invested so far in new businesses from the Maquiladora Industry installed in the border region of Nuevo Laredo over the last seven years, according to Guillermo Fernandez de Jauregui Velasco, President of Mexico's National Export Maquiladora Association (INDEX). The i...
Jalisco to export 50% more avocado around the world
The market opening of the U.S. to the avocado grown in Jalisco, might increase local exports by 50%, escalating from US$100 to US$150 million per year, according to prospects by producers and local authorities. Before this Market Opening, Jalisco-produced avocado had certifications and permits to be...
Mexico and Europe re-negotiate Free Trade Agreement
Officers from both Mexico and the European Union (E.U.) will be meeting by mid-June for the first round of negotiations to update the existing bilateral Free Trade Agreement, announced the Minister of Economy, Ildefonso Guajardo, after meeting the European Commissionaire of Commerce, Cecilia Malmstr...