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Grupo Deacero joins Japanese firm to enter Mexican automotive steel market
Mexican steel products manufacturer Grupo Deacero is developing a joint venture with Japanese producer Summit Steel Corporation aimed to establish a production facility in Nuevo Leon to supply wire rod for Mexico’s automotive industry, the Nuevo Leon-based company revealed to local media in recent...
Japanese manufacturer Asahi Kasei to build production site likely in Queretaro
Asahi Kasei Corp., a Japan-based manufacturer of high performance plastic compounds, confirmed plans to open a production facility in Mexico, most likely in the state of Queretaro, a company official confirmed to Plastic News website. “We already have enough sales in Mexico to justify having a pl...
Japan-based Toray Industries builds new carbon fiber plant in Jalisco
Japanese advanced materials manufacturer Toray Industries, Inc. announced that it has developed a new variety of regular tow carbon fiber with an outstanding combination of cost and performance; therefore, the company, through its U.S. subsidiary Zoltek Companies, Inc., has decided to build a new ca...
Techmer PM to start production in Queretaro plant this month
Tennessee-based advanced materials manufacturer Techmer PM announced it will begin production in its new Queretaro facility this month. The plant will help meet growing demand for color, additives, and engineered compounds in key Latin American markets. Similar to the rest of its production units, ...
Boge Rubber & Plastics opens US$ 5.7 million plant in San Luis Potosi
Germany-based auto supplier Boge Rubber & Plastics Group in recent days officially opened its new plant in San Luis Potosi to manufacture components from all product lines which include chassis and powertrain suspension mounts for vibration technology chassis and powertrain as well as in the fi...