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Japanese manufacturer Moriroku Technology inaugurates plant in Guanajuato
Six months after it began operations, the Japanese manufacturer Moriroku Technology inaugurated its production facility located in Guanajuato Puerto Interior industrial park, where the company produces interior plastic components for Volkswagen. Back in December 2015, Moriroku Technology broke grou...
New Faurecia plant in Guanajuato begins trial production runs
A new Faurecia plant in San Jose Iturbide, Guanajuato, has started trial production runs aiming to begin formal operations before this year ends, Periodico am reported. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled in the first quarter of 2018. The company’s 15th plant in Mexico will feature industry 4...
Brake Parts Inc. Nuevo Laredo plant exceeds production expectations
Illinois-based brake system components manufacturer Brake Parts Inc. (BPI) announced that, in less than two years since its opening, its manufacturing facility in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, has already exceeded production expectations. “By utilizing a more productive and efficient manufacturing pr...
Grupo Gondi builds US$ 300 million containerboard mill in Nuevo Leon
Grupo Gondi, a Mexican paper packaging manufacturer, announced plans to invest US$ 300 million a new containerboard mill facility in Guadalupe, Nuevo Leon, with capacity for 400,000 tons a year. It will be built on a 2.5 million square-feet site in the Nexxus industrial park in the neighboring indu...
Smurfit Kappa invests US$ 62 million to increase capacity at Mexican plant
Smurfit Kappa Mexico announced a US$ 62 million investment in a new machine which began operating recently in the Los Reyes Paper Mill, located in the municipality of Tlalnepantla de Baz, State of Mexico, just north of Mexico City. “The PM6 machine, which has a production capacity of 100,000 tons...