Logistic

Nuevo León's rail transport will be strategic for the supply chain
MONTERREY – For Cámara de la Industria de Transformación of Nuevo León (Caintra), rail transport is a strategic and integral part of the industry and commerce’s supply chain in the state. “Local industry needs a continuous rail service for more than 500 regular users in the metropolitan ar...
Nuevo Puerto de Veracruz to take foreign trade to the next level
The project that could possibly become one of the most important ports, nationwide, is to commence operations in November of 2018. The Nuevo Puerto de Veracruz will have a capacity of 25 million tons in its first phase; however, by 2030, said port will be able to manage up to 95 million tons. Accor...
NY firm acquires 5% stake in Corporación Inmobiliaria Vesta
Jaguar Growth Partners (Jaguar), a privately-held investment management firm focused on real estate in global growth markets, announced that it has acquired a 5.0% strategic minority stake in Corporación Inmobiliaria Vesta, S.A.B. de C.V. ("Vesta"), one of the leading industrial real estate owners ...
O'Donnell plans to invest US$315 billion in Mexico
Real estate developer O'Donnell plans to invest up to $315 billion in the next few years in the development of industrial warehouses for distribution and logistics. The objective of what is also Audi's 'home' in Puebla is to grow in support of the boom in e-commerce in the country's capital, this ...
Over 6 thousand jobs created in Corregidora
Over 6,331 jobs have been created so far in Corregidora during the current administration that is 50% more than the record for the same period of time with the prior municipal administration. The Secretary of Sustainable Development of the municipality, Carlos Herrerias Tello de Meneses, underscored...
Oxxo plans to launch home shopping app
Oxxo plans to become even more involved in e-commerce with the development of its own mobile home delivery application. Asensio Carrión, Oxxo's director of financial and electronic services, said that the Mexican convenience store chain is preparing to become a leader in e-commerce in the country ...
Pacific Insight shifts production work from Canada to Mexico
Pacific Insight, a Vancouver-based manufacturer of electronic components and lighting solutions for the automotive industry, announced it will shift some production work from its plant in Nelson, British Columbia, to another plant in Monterrey, Northern Mexico.  As part of the decision, there will...
Panalpina considers Queretaro for a frequent cargo destination
A carrier Boeing 747-8 landed at the Queretaro International Airport last week as part of a flight test from Swiss logistic solutions provider Panalpina, which is planning to add the terminal in central Mexico as a weekly destination. The chartered flight supplied goods for two Panalpina clients wi...
Permit granted for new bridge at Ojinaga-Presidio border
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has received the Presidential Permit authorizing the State of Texas to proceed with construction of a bridge between Presidio, Texas and Ojinaga, Chihuahua. The permit allows for the building of a new two-lane second bridge structure to complement the e...
Port of Manzanillo, with expansion plans
Juan Carlos Cordoba Estrada, Planning Manager of the Integral Port Administration (API) of Manzanillo, talked about the growth plans for the Port of Manzanillo. The expansion project has been promoted in the Ministry of Communications and Transports (SCT) since 2013, in an effort to have new areas o...
Port of Veracruz announces expansion to support auto industry growth
Mexican authorities announced dramatic expansion of the Port of Veracruz in preparation for the trade increase expected from the country’s growing manufacturing base, especially car makers. The Mexican government, as part of its project to build a new facility next to the existing Gulf of Mexico ...
Port sector could attract US$5.2 billion investment
MEXICO – The port sector is anticipating a public and private investment of US$5.2 billion for this sexennium, mainly speaking of the continuity of an expansion of the Port of Veracruz, Progreso, as well as the expansion of Laguna de Cuyutlán in Manzanillo, according to Héctor López, general co...
Prologis builds logistics facility for Whirlpool in Nuevo Leon
Industrial real estate company Prologis recently broke ground for the construction of a build-to-suit (BTS) logistics facility for multinational home appliance manufacturer Whirlpool in Apodaca, Nuevo Leon.  The 587,563 square foot property will be built on 33 acres in Prologis Park Apodaca. It wi...
Promoting investment in Veracruz's new port
According to a report by the World Bank (WB), the port of Veracruz occupies the fourth spot   internationally among the best places to invest, on top of cities such as Monterrey and Queretaro. Ramon Poo, Veracruz Mayor, expressed that the administrative procedures and legal scaffolding, as well as...
Public servants’ health service is bankrupt
MEXICO – The state health plan for public servants is bankrupt and will run out of cash this summer if it doesn’t get a bail-out, its administration and finance stressed the director of Administration and Finances of ISSSTE, Pedro Mario Zenteno Santaella Zenteno Santaella warned that the agen...
Public tender in the works to build fuel terminal in Michoacan port
The Port of Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan, located in the Pacific Coast, will launch its first public tender to build a fuel terminal project in the complex premises, revealed specialized news outlet Platts in recent days.  Proposals will be received on February 2 for the winning bid to be announced ...
Puerto Manzanillo will receive 42 cruises next season
The secretary of Tourism of the state of Colima, Efraín Angulo, indicated that they’re expecting at least 42 passenger boats by the next cruise season in Puerto Manzanillo. There are high expectations for the 2018/2019 season, due to the fact they registered 26 international passenger boats last...
Queretaro Logistics cluster will be ready this month
The Logistics cluster of the State of Queretaro will be formally constituted this month, with the initial participation of the companies, informed Jorge Rodriguez y Rodriguez, President of the Foreign Commerce Commission of the Employer's Confederation in Mexico (COPARMEX) Entrepreneurial Center in ...
Radiant Logistics acquires Texas-based company to expand cross-border capabilities
Radiant Logistics, Inc., a third-party logistics and multimodal transportation services company, announced it has acquired the operations of Sandifer-Valley Transportation and Logistics, Ltd. ("SVT"), a Texas based privately held company that provides a full range of domestic and international cross...
Real estate developer Vesta opens 15-hectare industrial park in Juarez
Nancy Gonzalez / MexicoNow Industrial real estate developer and operator Vesta today inaugurated the first building of its newest industrial park in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua.  The premises are located over a 15-hectare greenfield and its construction began in 2016. The total investment is US$ 35 ...

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