Logistic

Carga Aeroportuario de Valladolid receives US$3 million investment
The new Centro de Carga Aeroportuario de Valladolid, located in Kaua, Yucatan, received an investment of more than US$3 million. Said investment will be destined to a new storage area of 2,500 square meters in which there will be eight dry warehouses and four refrigerated warehouses for pharmaceutic...
Cargo movement by railroad companies in Mexico up 4% in 2017
Cargo traffic through the Mexican rail system increased 4% last year, going from 122 to 126.9 million tons, according to figures from the Railway Statistical Yearbook released by the Rail Transport Regulatory Agency. In 2017, almost half of the cargo handled by rail companies operating in the count...
Cargo transit through Queretaro airport up 45%
From January through November 2017, the volume of cargo moved throughout the Intercontinental Airport of Queretaro (AIQ) had an annual growth of 45%, with 32,516 tons, reported El Financiero citing figures of the Directorate General of Civil Aeronautics (DGAC). The data of the DGAC shows that in th...
Cemex sales ready mix concrete operations in Oregon and Washington
Cemex announced that one of its subsidiaries in the U.S. has signed a definitive agreement for the sale of its Pacific Northwest Materials Business consisting of aggregate, asphalt and ready mix concrete operations in Oregon and Washington to Cadman Materials, Inc., a LehighHanson company and U.S. ...
CEMEX successfully installs system to operate cement plants by remote control
CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V, one of the largest building materials producer in the world, announced that it has successfully installed a control center in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon to operate plants by remote control, becoming the first company in the cement industry to do so. From its central location, CEMEX...
Chicago-based Coyote Logistics opens facility in Guadalajara
Chicago-based transportation management services provider Coyote Logistics, a subsidiary of transportation and logistics bellwether, UPS, opened up a new office in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Company officials said that with this office, the company will be able to better assist Latin America-bas...
Chihuahua and Baja California lead exports in Mexico
MEXICO – Chihuahua and Baja California led exports of products from Mexico in the fourth quarter of 2018, reported Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI), by spreading for the first time this indicator with a difference of less than three months. Chihuahua exported goods worth U...
Chihuahua develops industrial corridor to attract manufacturers of electric vehicles
Authorities of the state of Chihuahua visited the headquarters of the Mexican Association of the Automotive Industry in Mexico City to publicize the development of an industrial corridor with which they seek to attract companies interested in producing electric cars in that state, which borders Texa...
Chinese developers to build US$134-million industrial park in State of Mexico
With an investment of US$ 134 million, Chinese investors will build an industrial park in the municipality of Apaxco, State of Mexico (Edomex), the state secretary of Economic Development, Alberto Curi Naime, announced in recent days. The official told local media that the company Hunan Gold Group ...
Chinese investors to develop 2,100-acre industrial park in Nuevo Leon
Mexican and Chinese investors broke ground in recent days to build a new industrial park in the municipality of Salinas Victoria, Nuevo Leon, located just 20 miles North of Monterrey, the state capital. The Hofusan Industrial Park is a joint effort between Chinese corporations Holley Group and Futo...
Chinese manufacturers consider Queretaro to build industrial park
The mayor of the municipality of Corregidora, Queretaro, which borders the state capital, revealed to local media about negotiations with a group of Chinese companies that are interested in installing manufacturing operations in that region. According to Roberto Sosa Pichardo, these companies––...
Coahuila-based Grupo Server develops new industrial park in San Luis Potosí
With almost 500 hectares to host companies from any sector, Coahuila-based Grupo Server is building a new industrial park in the municipality of Villa de Zaragoza, San Luis Potosí, which will be added to the 18 parks that the state currently has. “Grupo Server arrived a couple of years ago to Sa...
Companies investing US$45 million in San Luis Potosi
Kansas City Southern (KCS), Watco Companies, LLC (Watco) and WTC Industrial (WTC), are going to invest US$45 million to build a liquid fuel terminal for railway units, located at the Industrial Park WTC in San Luis Potosi. The President and Executive Director of KCS, Patrick Ottensmeyer, detailed th...
Confidence in the transport and logistics sector shows recovery
MEXICO — In the edition corresponding to the 4th quarter of 2018 (4Q18), the Confidence Index in the Transport and Logistics Sector (ICTYL) showed a recovery with respect to the previous cycle, thus completing its first year of registration. The ICTYL, initiative of the Business Intelligence area...
Cosentino inaugurates 6,900 sqm logistics hub in Toluca
The Spanish manufacturer and distributor of material for architecture and design, Cosentino Group, inaugurated its new logistics hub in Mexico. Company officials hope said hub will foment the brand’s growth in the country. "The opportunity within the Mexican market is huge and we believe that wit...
Customs section was inaugurated at Interpuerto Monterrey
The project to install and start a customs section inside Interpuerto Monterrey became a reality. Authorities of  Servicio de Administración Tributaria (SAT) recently confirmed the news to the customs section B, mentioning that this is a "project designed to become a logistics and manufacturing p...
Daimler introduces two cabover tractor trucks specifically for the Mexican market
In response to the Mexican trucking industry’s shift towards cabover-engine tractor trucks, Daimler Trucks North American introduced two new Freightliner cabover models designed specifically for Mexico. The two new tractors, a Class 8 unit dubbed the 2528 and a Class 6 unit numbered 1217, join Da...
DB Schenker opens facility to support Tequila Sauza exports
DB Schenker, one of the world’s leading logistics supplier, opened a 60,000 square-feet logistics facility in Guadalajara, Mexico, to support distribution of Tequila Sauza, a Beam Suntory brand. At this dedicated facility, the producer of distilled beverages will be using DB Schenker’s full scop...
Deitac to analyze possibilities for an Ensenada-Long Beach maritime bridge
As President Donald Trump has made statements about possibly shutting down the border’s garitas if the US Congress doesn’t fund the construction of the iconic wall, the Asociacion de Desarrollo Economico e Industrial de Tijuana (Deitac) is already exploring possibilities regarding whether the co...
Delta, Aeromexico launch first US-Mexico cargo partnership
Delta Cargo and Grupo Aeromexico, S.A.B. de C.V. Cargo are now working together to create a bigger, better cargo operation in the transborder market between the U.S. and Mexico, one of the most important cargo routes in the world. The cargo joint cooperation agreement will allow customers to work w...

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