Supply Chain

Mexico’s industrial production drops 29.63% during May

MEXICO – Industrial production in Mexico fell 29.63% at an annual rate during May, the National Institute of Statistics and…

10 July, 2020

BRP Increases Manufacturing Capacity in México

2 July, 2020

By Nancy González A day after the United States, Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA) entered in operation, BRP announced that it…

Mexican employed personnel in the manufacturing industry fell 3.71%

30 June, 2020

MEXICO – According to the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI), the Manufacturing Industry, Maquiladora and Export Services (IMMEX)…

Mexicali maquiladora industry gets back on track

23 June, 2020

MEXICALI – Up to 70 companies affiliated to Index Mexicali have entered the so-called “new normal” and returned to their…

Metalsa to assemble the VSZ-20 ventilator

27 May, 2020

MONTERREY – For a month and a half biomedical engineers from the Salvador Zubirán National Institute of Medical Sciences and…

Mexican footwear industry estimates US$118 million losses due to the Coronavirus contingency

19 May, 2020

MEXICO – According to the president of the Chamber of the Footwear Industry of the State of Guanajuato (Ciceg), Luis…

Canacintra forecasts an increase of job losses in Chihuahua

15 May, 2020

CHIHUAHUA —  “When labor activities in the industrial sector are resumed, there will be a significant loss of employment, as…

Essity will enable production lines to manufacture mouth guards at its Mexico plant

5 May, 2020

MEXICO — Essity, a global hygiene and health company, will enable production lines in Mexico, Sweden and the United States…

70 manufacturing companies restarted operations in Baja California

4 May, 2020

BAJA CALIFORNIA — The minister of Sustainable Economy and Tourism, Mario Escobedo Carignan, reported that 70 manufacturing companies that had…

COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t affected the demand for industrial buildings in Mexico yet

30 April, 2020

MEXICO — The Central, Bajío-Occident and Northeast regions have maintained the demand for industrial buildings in Mexico during the first…

Cluster of Plastics of Queretaro coordinates the production of masks during the COVID-19 contingency

28 April, 2020

QUERETARO — Miguel Ángel Aguirre, director of the Cluster of Plastics of Queretaro, shared how an effort between the Cluster,…

COVID-19 weakens Queretaro’s mold and die industry

24 April, 2020

QUERETARO — The mold and die industry is one of the productive sectors vulnerable to the economic effects of the…

Companies in Nuevo Leon are reconverting their manufacturing processes

23 April, 2020

MONTERREY — According to Abraham Tijerina, coordinator of the initiative “Covid@NL”, at least 110 companies in Nuevo León have reconverted…

ANTAD registers a 1.1% growth during March

16 April, 2020

MEXICO — Members of the National Association of Self-Service and Departmental Stores (ANTAD) reported a growth in sales of 1.1%…

Cemex stops operations in Mexico due to COVID-19

6 April, 2020

MEXICO — Cemex just announced the suspension of production in its 15 plants that it operates in Mexico, until April…