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  • US$123.3 million to be invested by Conacyt-Sener
  • Baja California is assembling an investments portfolio for US$1.2 billion
  • The Federal Government has confirmed a new airport in Mexico City, adjoining the current AICM
  • Automotive manufacturer will invest US$3 million in Jalisco
  • Mitchell Plastics open their doors in Queretaro
  • Mexico, ready to receive Canadian investment in SMCs: Bancomext
  • More plants from foreign companies arriving to Monterrey
  • TEN Arquitectos the most likely choice to build the new airport
  • Technological Agroindustry Park to be built in Zapotlan
  • Parras will have an industrial park
  • Kia Motors will start assembling autos in Mexico in 2016
  • Aerospace Summit to be held in Queretaro
  • Mexico and the USA promote aerospace SMCs cluster
  • Investment in Baja California aerospace industry
  • SCT promotes the creation of the Federal Civil Aviation Agency
  • Uruapan is attractive for assemblers in the automotive industry: Ministry of the Economy
  • Vesta is raising an automotive industrial park in Tlaxcala
  • Pea Nieto will announce the new Hyundai plant
  • Guanajuato wants it all: they are after suppliers
  • Guanajuato will reactivate the leather industry
  • Manufacturing job rebounds in January

    Mexico City.- Last January employment in manufacturing industry posted 2.2% year-to-year increase, larger than in the last months of 2011, according to information from the Mexican Statistics Agency, Instituto Nacional de Estadistica y Geografia (INEGI). Last December, personnel employed in this industry had grown 1.36% per annum; therefore, performance in the first month of this year was better. However, employment does not compare yet to January 2011, which posted 4.82% increase. In January 2012, both white collars and blue collars posted 2.2% increase each, higher than figures from last December, 1.25% and 1.78% increase per annum, respectively. By industry, machinery and equipment manufacture posted a significant 7.65% advance, after in December employment in this industry grew 6.84%.
    Source: El Norte | Date: 28/03/2012