Added value, the automotive sector’s bet in Queretaro

Queretaro’s automotive and auto part industry is heading towards the production of components with greater added value, working with companies that manufacture all type of pieces. Tremec, from Grupo KUO, has pioneered the development of different high-technology systems to incorporate into high performance vehicles, said Daniel Hernandez, President of Queretaro’s Automotive Cluster. Grupo Harman, based in Queretaro, has created info-entertainment systems with smartphone connectivity and mechanisms that permit to detect and monitor conditions inside the vehicle. “It is manufacture, but with extra challenges that call for changes in the processes engineering, the equipment, and tech support”, said Hernandez.