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  • US$410 million to be invested in Chihuahua, generating 5,500 jobs
  • Mexico enjoys international investors’ confidence
  • Senior Operations will grow in Saltillo
  • Quimmco invests in auto parts development
  • Sanmina will invest US$27 million
  • Aeromexico, Interjet and Volaris receive supplies from Leon
  • Chihuahua looking in Canada for aerospace investment.
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  • Penjamo wants to enter into the industrial activity with a new park
  • Eight companies from India will invest in Jalisco
  • ZKW breaks ground in Guanajuato Inland Port
  • The Government will invest US$909.10 million in the Merchant Marine for the energy boom
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  • Halla Visteon Climate Control expands its operations in Chihuahua
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  • Cisco will strengthen investment in domestic manufacturing
  • Artecola kicks-off operations in Leon, Guanajuato
  • Chinese companies will invest in Mexico
  • Maquilas recover 13,985 jobs

    Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua.- During the first four months of this year maquiladora industry generated 13,985 jobs, according to a report by the Maquiladoras Association, Asociacion de Maquiladoras Asociacion Civil. The almost 14,000 jobs represent the highest figure for the first 4-month period in the last 4 years. Officers from AMAC said that they have seen growth in many companies this 2012. Jose Luis Armendariz Bailon, Chairman, said that even if very ambiguous signs are received about the performance of the US economy, it is a fact that there is more employment here. According to Maquiladoras Association, in December 2011, employment in this industry shrank to 192,349 jobs, after reaching 197,681 in August. However, with growth posted in the last 4 months, maquilador employment in Ciudad Juarez has reached 206,334 jobs, AMAC’s report says.
    Source: El Diario | Date: 14/05/2012