Supply Chain News

Over 20 new companies arrived in Juarez in just 2 years
There has been an important recovery in manufacturing investment over the last years due to the fact that a number of maquiladoras have been installed in Ciudad Juarez. Jose Yarahuan Galindo, President of the INDEX Juarez Maquiladora Association, informed that between 22 and 26 companies with new in...
Agreement to promote Automotive Clusters in Mexico
A minute aiming to establish a project for cooperation among the government offices of Mexico, Japan and the Automotive Clusters of Guanajuato, Queretaro and San Luis Potosi, was signed by all the parties involved, informed the Automotive Cluster in Queretaro. Some of the main agreements are: the in...
Saint-Gobain is celebrating 20 years in Mexico
The French provider of glass and materials for the automotive and construction industries, Saint-Gobain, celebrated its 20 anniversary in Mexico, at the manufacturing plant in Cuautla, Morelos. Pierre-Andre de Chalendar, President and General Director of the corporation, commented that the company h...
Altopro to invest US$ 50 million at Irapuato facility
Polypropylene film manufacturer Altopro SA de CV will invest US$ 50 million at an Irapuato facility to build a new 28.5 foot-wide, five-layer oriented film line to be operational around March 2017, the company revealed to Plastic News website. The equipment will be supplied by Brückner Group GmbH ...
Mexico, only steel supplier to the U.S. to grow
Mexico is the only supplier to increase its exports volume, out of the 10 main foreign suppliers in the U.S. during the period from January to October 2016, informed the U.S. Department of Commerce. Steel exports from Mexico to the U.S. presented an inter-annual increase of 1% over the first 10 mont...