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  • Mexico, ready to receive Canadian investment in SMC’s: 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 SMC’s 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
  • Peńa Nieto will announce the new Hyundai plant
  • Guanajuato wants it all: they are after suppliers
  • Guanajuato will reactivate the leather industry
  • Nissan will assemble three Infiniti models in the new Aguascalientes Complex
  • 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
  • Mexican industry stumbles in May

    Mexico City.- Industrial production in Mexico suffered a 0.93% setback last May when compared to April, according to seasonally-adjusted figures from the Mexican Statistics Agency, Instituto Nacional de Estadistica, Geografia e Informatica (INEGI). This drop in the economy’s secondary sector is the second negative figure in 2012, because in February it shrank 1.39%. In addition, year-to-year figures show that industrial activity slowed-down its annual growth pace, because in May it grew 3.1% over even month the previous year, while in 2011 the growth had been 4.6% and in 2010 it reached 9.06%. According to INEGI, construction posted 4.5% year-to-year progress, manufacturing 3.7% and electricity, water and gas supplied by ducts to final consumer went up 1.5%, while mining dropped 0.1% in such month. Year-to-year increase in construction figures arises from more works to build houses, industrial plants, real estate for commerce, institutions and services purposes, and civil engineering works.
    Source: Reforma | Date: 17/07/2012