Supply Chain News

UTC chief defends global trade, NAFTA 
United Technologies Corp. CEO Greg Hayes defended global trade and argued against "tearing up" the North American Free Trade Agreement last Monday during the Concordia Annual Summit in New York, a gathering of business executives, leaders of nonprofit groups and politicians. Hayes acknowledged NAFT...
BASF breaks ground for waterborne production plant in Mexico
As part of BASF's investments in North America over the next two years, in recent days executives gathered at the Tultitlan Plant to break ground for a new waterborne production plant at the company’s manufacturing site. The new facility will provide sustainable solutions for the growing automoti...
Key Safety Systems opens in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, its sixth Mexican plant
Chinese-owned Michigan-based auto supplier Key Safety Systems today officially opened its sixth Mexican plant at the municipality of Matamoros, Tamaulipas, to manufacture steering wheels for several automakers. According to a statement by local authorities, the 120,000 square-feet facility currentl...
Germany’s Knorr-Bremse Group to manufacture train brakes in Coahuila
A Munich-based manufacturer builds a manufacturing facility at the Server Industrial Park in Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila, local media reported in recent days. Knorr-Bremse Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems and supplier of additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicl...
Korean brakes supplier builds plant in Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila
Korean manufacturer Sangsin Brake Automotive builds since las July its first manufacturing facility in Mexico at the Server Industrial Park in Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila, with plans to begin operations by the end of this year or early 2018. This will be the fifth Korean company to operate at this indus...