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  • International Surface Finishing Academy announces Anodizing for Aerospace Workshop to be held at the UNAQ campus in Queretaro, Mexico
  • Aerospace sector, efficient; reaches US$1 billion trade surplus
  • US$40 million investment made in Jalisco electronics industry
  • Hong Kong businessmen interested on making business with Mexico
  • Bombardier’s restructure will not affect Mexico
  • New landing system in Nuevo Laredo Airport
  • Querétaro, a driving force for aerospace exports
  • The State of Mexico has received investments for US$7.727 billion
  • Aerospace engineers wanted
  • Investment for US$374 million in the State of Mexico announced
  • Axalta will invest US$10.5 million to increase production in Mexico
  • President’s airplane delivered
  • Private investment for US$384 million in new industrial parks at Guanajuato
  • Amistad joins Nortek’s Divisions CES Group and Nordyne Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: July 2014
  • Amistad & Gentherm host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: August 2014
  • OMA supports its growth on hubs and stakeholders
  • Ten companies are interested in investing in Coahuila
  • Ferromex invests in railroads network
  • Puebla will have new industrial parks
  • Businessmen announce investments in the energy sector
  • 5 maquilas leave and 3,000 jobs arrive

    Last February, five maquiladora plants closed their doors in Ciudad Juarez, but in even term the sector’s labor force grew with 2,996 jobs. According to data from the Mexican Statistics Agency, Instituto Nacional de Estadistica, Geografia e Informatica (INEGI), in the annual comparison, i.e. between February 2011 and February 2012, Ciudad Juarez lost 13 maquiladora companies. However, during such term the number of employees working for maquiladora industry kept growing. INEGI data further show that maquiladora industry is still far from recovering from the crisis. Between October 2007 and June 2009, maquiladoras in Ciudad Juarez cut down 62,338 out of the 217,901 direct jobs they had. Recovery by maquiladora industry in Juarez has been among the slowest, since they are still to recover 35,307 jobs (16.2%) to reach the number they had in 2007.
    Source: El Diario | Date: 25/05/2012