Manufacturing News

Volkswagen to double engine production capacity in Guanajuato by 2020
Volkswagen engine plant in the municipality of Silao, Guanajuato is in the middle of an expansion process to double its production capacity, company officials revealed to local media. By 2020, the facility will increase its output to 700,000 engines a year from current 350,000, said Marc Riera Scho...
Mexico’s auto production, exports reach new record high in November
Last month, auto plants in Mexico manufactured 332,449 vehicles, the highest figure ever for a November and 4.5% more units than those built during the same month of 2016. From January through November, a record 3,527,321 cars and light trucks have rolled out of assembly facilities in the country, w...
Bosch opens US$ 80 million automotive steering plant in Queretaro
Bosch, the world's largest supplier of automotive components, inaugurated in Queretaro its first production plant for automotive steering components in Mexico. The 15,000-square-meter (160,000-square-foot) facility was installed in the Aerotech Industrial Park, in the municipality of Colon, with an...
Puebla expands industrial parks' infrastructure
With the industrial parks about to start operations in 2018, one in Huejotzingo and one in Amozoc, the number of industrial complexes in the State raises to 21, which is going to to help solve the industrial ground shortage. The first, Vesta Park Puebla, measuring 23 hectares, is located in the muni...
BRP to double vehicle production capacity at Juarez plant
Despite the uncertainty surrounding the NAFTA renegotiations, Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) announced it will invest US$ 78.6 million over the next two years to expand its global production capacity. Part of the investment will be used to double vehicle production...