Supply Chain News

Infra inaugurates electric plant in Veracruz
Grupo Infra inaugurated its plant of efficient co-generation in Veracruz, with a US$180 million investment. Grupo Infra created over 3,000 direct and indirect jobs during its construction. The electricity production will target 20% of the consumption by the Company itself, and the 80% remainder will...
Guanajuato expects 100 automotive companies
Guanajuato is expecting the arrival of 100 automotive supply companies to invest in the State over the next three years. Guanajuato had investment adding up to nearly US$8 billion over the last three years, with a new goal to reach US$10 billion. Governor Miguel Marquez expedited the arrival of a pr...
Monterrey-based Grupo Alfa to sell energy assets amid uncertainty
Monterrey-based conglomerate Grupo Industrial Alfa SAB plans to sell a number of energy assets, including its share of the Eagle Ford Shale project in Texas, as it puts its energy industry expansion on hold due to global economic uncertainty and a less attractive outlook for the oil industry. "At A...
Sonoco acquires Peninsula Packaging Company; deal includes one Mexican plant
Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Peninsula Packaging Company, a manufacturer of thermoformed packaging for fresh fruit and vegetables that operates five manufacturing facilities, four in the United States and one in Mexico...
Grupo Infra inaugurates US$ 180 million power plant in Veracruz
Mexican authorities and Grupo Infra officials inaugurated an efficient cogeneration power plant, which implied a US$ 180 million investment in Coatzacoalcos, state of Veracruz. The facility will add 141 MW to the state’s installed capacity. Grupo Infra will use 20% of output on its own production...