Supply Chain News

AHMSA plans US$ 1 billion investment to supply steel for auto industry
Altos Hornos de Mexico, or AHMSA, the largest steel producer in Mexico, said it plans to invest about a billion dollars in the north region of the country over the next two years.  The investment will go to processing plants to increase tinplate production so the company will have a more aggressiv...
Schneider Electric opens its number 12 plant in Mexico City
With a US$4 million investment, Schneider Electric, manufacturer of equipment for energy management and electric automation, inaugurated its plant number 12 in Mexico, which is going to operate over a 10,000 square meters surface, with 26 production lines and a staff of 140 employees. The new prod...
Michelin breaks ground for new plant in Mexico
Michelin Group began construction of its 69th global plant today with an official ground-breaking and traditional first stone ceremony held with honored government dignitaries, key customers and company leaders at the new site in Leon, Guanajuato, in central Mexico. "Our actions here today demonstr...
Dendron Aluminum lays the first stone to its Derramadero plant
Dendrum Aluminum Corporation laid the first stone to its new headquarters at the Alianza Derramadero Industrial Park, in Coahuila, with a US$15 million investment which will create 250 new jobs, informed Jose Antonio Gutierrez Jardon, Ministry of Economic Development, Competitiveness and Tourism. Gr...
Intelligrated to be acquired by Honeywell for US$ 1.5 billion
Intelligrated, a North American-based automated material handling solutions provider with operations in Mexico, has entered an agreement to be acquired by Honeywell in a transaction valued at US$ 1.5 billion, according to a brief the company posted on its website. Intelligrated's 2016 sales are est...