Medical

Japanese firm opens plant to manufacture hospital beds in Queretaro
Paramount Bed, a Japan-based manufacturer of hospital beds last week opened a US$ 3.7 million production plant in the municipality of El Marques, Queretaro. The company plans to supply its products to hospitals across Latin America from this facility where 48 workers were recruited to start operati...
Juarez-based Seisa to export medical devices to Malaysia, Taiwan
The Juarez-based company Seisa, just reached an agreement to start shipping catheters made in this city, out to Taiwan and Malaysia, the company announced at a press conference. This was accomplished thanks to a strategy made by ProMexico's counselors visiting Ciudad Juarez from Asian regions who e...
Martech Medical inaugurates a Distribution Center in Yuma
Martech Medical Corporation expanded its operations to the city of Yuma, Arizona, and inaugurated a Distribution center to supply products with a greater competitive advantage. The medical products company, with headquarters in Mexicali, Baja California, will take advantage of this location to store...
Medical devices supplier ITM builds new plant in Chihuahua
Internacional de Tecnologías Médicas (ITM), a family-owned company focused in manufacturing, refurbishing and distribution of medical devices, in recent days broke ground to build a new plant at the Chihuahua Sur industrial park in Chihuahua, state capital. ITM plans to invest US$ 6 million and o...
Medical gloves manufacturer Ansell to shut down two plants in Ciudad Juarez
Australia-based protection solutions manufacturer Ansell is set to shut down its two production facilities in Ciudad Juarez, the company informed. These two facilities in Mexico manufactured medical gloves. Ansell has presence in Mexico since 1985. The closures relate to the transformation program ...
Medline Industries builds US$ 100 million plant in Mexicali, expands Nuevo Laredo facility
Medline Industries, an Illinois-based manufacturer of medical products, announced it will invest US$ 100 million to build a new plant in Mexicali, Baja California dedicated to the manufacture of surgical instrument trays, Mexican news outlet Expansion reported today citing as source Raul Carreras, S...
Medline Industries opens first phase of US$125-million plant in Mexicali
Medline Industries, an Illinois-based manufacturer of medical products, officially opened last week its new manufacturing facility in Mexicali, Baja California, local media reported.  The company planned a total investment of US$ 125 million for this facility dedicated to the production of surgica...
Medline investing US$118 million in Baja California
Medline Industries is going to invest over US$118 million on a production plant to generate over 3,000 direct jobs. This, according to the economic development authorities in the State, consolidates the region as a medical equipment production leader in Latin America. The plant is going to be locat...
Medtronic announcing expansion at the Tijuana plant
Medtronic Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices, has announced an upcoming expansion for its plant in Tijuana, which will have investment of nearly US$11 million. This investment targets an increase in the product offer of this organization. Over 95% of catheters sold worldwide are manufact...
Mexican Pharmaceutical Firm partnered with big labs
The Mexican pharmaceutical Firm Chinoin, produces 50 million units of medication per year in two lines: human and veterinary. The star product this brand makes is Antiflu-Des, a medication that sold 6.8 million packets just during 2016. Additionally, its only pharmaceutical plant, located in Aguasca...
New Jersey-based Weiss-Aug opens US$ 15 million plant in Apodaca
New Jersey-based manufacturer Weiss-Aug Co. Inc. opened its first production facility outside the United States in Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, where the company plans to invest US$ 15 million in a three-year period. From a 30,000-square-foot plant the company will provide plastic components for medical eq...
New Zealand firm plans US$ 73 million investment in Tijuana
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, New Zealand's largest high-tech manufacturer, is planning to spend up to US$ 73 million expanding its manufacturing facilities at Tijuana, Mexico, from which it supplies the United States market. F&P Healthcare makes breathing equipment for patients. In 2010, the...
Össur announces investment valued at US$8 million in Tijuana
The plant Össur inaugurated a new area in the Tijuana plant, to produce components to manufacture active prostheses for leg replacement, with investment surpassing US$8 million for robotics equipment and high-tech machines for plastic injection molding. Eduardo Salcedo, Director of Operations, spec...
Össur growing in Baja California
The medical products device company Össur, announced the expansion of its Tijuana Baja California operations, with a US$20 million investment and the creation of 100 new jobs. The Minister of Economic Development in the State, Carlo Bonfante, indicated that the plant in Tijuana has over 450 jobs an...
Össur Mexico invests in BAP Aerospace Tijuana
The firm Össur invested US$250,000 on a production line for anodized metals at the facilities of BAP Aerospace Mexico, in Tijuana, Baja California. Eduardo Salcedo, Director of Össur Mexico, underscored that, due to Össur de Mexico's different transference and projects, a line for anodized metals...
Pennsylvania-based Brentwood Industries opens plant for medical supplies in Tijuana
Pennsylvania-based plastics manufacturer Brentwood Industries Inc. announced the opening of a “multi-million” medical manufacturing facility in Tijuana, Baja California. This facility represents Brentwood’s first strategic international expansion dedicated to custom thermoformed medical packag...
Pfizer investing US$26 million in Mexico during 2018
Neither the presidential elections, nor the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) or the commercial changes in the world, are going to stop investment from the US company Pfizer in Mexico, with plans to exert US$26 million in 2018. This amount includes US$8 million to cont...
Prent Corp. to open plant for medical packaging solutions in Tijuana
Prent Corp., a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of packaging solutions for the medical and electronics sectors, announced is building a 45,000-square-foot advanced manufacturing facility in Tijuana, Mexico. The company’s eleventh facility worldwide, first in Mexico, will be a world class, ISO 9001-ce...
Robotics students win in India and Colombia
The talent of Mexico’s young robotics students and developers was tested once again on the international stage with excellent results. Jorge Zárate and Luis Enrique Salazar, both 14, traveled to New Delhi, India, recently to compete in the World Robot Olympiad where they had to design and build a...
Roche will invest US$13 million in research
The Pharmaceutical Company Roche, has set an eye on investment research projects worth US$13 million for 2018, that is around 10% more than the amount programmed for this year. Additionally, the company has planned the launching of new products for the next year. “We are in line with the projectio...

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