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MARKET SNAPSHOT: Sluggish demand in Mexico

14 May 2010 | Business Monitor International

Although Mexican autos demand looks set for a positive growth in 2010, any expectation that demand in domestic recovery is likely to be swift will receive a blow, thanks to a number of regulatory and economic factors which will act as a deterrent to growth during the forecast period.


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Leoni expanding Mexico factory to produce EV cables

15 Aug 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Leoni's wire and cable division (WCS) is enlarging its factory in Cuauhtemoc, Mexico, by 7,000sq m with the option for a further 3,000sq m to increase capacity to produce EV charging cables and Hivocar high voltage cables for vehicles.


CIE acquires Mexico Maquinados and Cortes de Precision

28 Jun 2019 | Simon Warburton

CIE Automotive has acquired 100% of the share capital of Maquinados de Precisión de México and Cortes de Precisión de Mexico.


BMW opens new car plant in Mexico

7 Jun 2019 | Graeme Roberts

BMW has officially opened its new automotive plant in San Luis Potosi in Mexico.


Eberspaecher to build exhaust technology plant in Mexico

10 May 2019 | Dave Leggett

The Eberspaecher Group of Companies is investing in a component plant for exhaust technology in Mexico. The new building in Saltillo will house manufacturing facilities for existing and future contracts in the NAFTA market.


Royal Power Solutions opens new Mexico factory

2 May 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Royal Power Solutions, which supplies electrical power and signal distribution components for global vehicle and industrial applications, has opened a new assembly plant in the Queretaro, Mexico, automotive mega-cluster.


Gestamp opens new plant in Mexico

20 Mar 2019 | Graeme Roberts

Gestamp has opened its second plant in Mexico, in San Luis Potosi.


Tachi-S readies new seat covers facility in Mexico

13 Feb 2019 | Dave Leggett

Japanese components supplier Tachi-S has announced it will start up a new seat covers production facility in the Mexican state of Aguascalientes for which it will invest US$4m and create 600 new jobs.


Bendix opens new Technical Centre in Mexico

5 Feb 2019 | Simon Warburton

Bendix has opened its new Technical Centre in Monterrey, Mexico, located within an existing building at the Research and Technological Innovation Park (PIIT).


Voestalpine opens two Mexico plants as US mulls NAFTA

30 Aug 2018 | Simon Warburton

Voestalpine's Metal Forming Division has opened two new plants in Mexico hot on the heels of this week's agreement between Washington and Mexico City concerning a new trade deal.


New Mexican turbo factory to meet North American demand

31 Jul 2018 | Graeme Roberts

Chinese turbocharger specialist BMTS Technology is to open a new factory in Saltillo, in the Mexican state of Coahuila, to meet increased demand from automakers in North America.



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