Category: Supply Chain

90% of companies remain closed in Juarez

CIUDAD JUAREZ - Over 90% of the companies affiliated to the National Council of the Maquiladora and Manufacturing Export Industry (INDEX), Ciudad Juárez, remain closed due to the emergency caused by Covid-19 Pedro Chavira, president of INDEX...

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Sonora’s industry reconverts production due to Covid-19

SONORA – About 12 maquiladora companies that are installed in different municipalities of Sonora, have had a conversion of their usual manufacturing to medical supplies to provide support during the contingency caused by the Covid-19...

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Sonora’s industry to resume operations

CIUDAD OBREGON – Gradually and by strengthening prevention measures, the maquilas of Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, are preparing to return to activities; this in order to reduce the economic impact on that entity, said Gerardo Vazquez Falcon, president...

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GE to equip power plant in Juarez

GE’s Power Services business signed long-term agreements with a consortium formed by Macquarie Capital and Techint of Mexico valued at more than US$330 million for plant services at the Norte III power plant in Ciudad Juarez The multi-year...

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Mechanical fans will be manufactured in Ciudad Juárez

CIUDAD JUAREZ –  Automation, medical and engineering businesses have joined together to build artificial respiration teams to contribute to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in Ciudad Juárez Juan de Dios Martínez, leader of the...

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Work stoppage continues in companies in Coahuila

COAHUILA – Four different Tier 1 and 2 supply companies of the terminal automotive industry will stop their operations; this due to the technical stoppages that General Motors will initiate in Ramos Arizpe and Fiat Chrysler Automobile Gilberto...

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About 30% of maquiladoras will stop operations in Juárez

CIUDAD JUÁREZ – Thirty percent of the maquiladoras in Ciudad Juárez will suspend work as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, said the president of the Maquiladora Association (INDEX Juárez), Pedro Chavira According to INDEX, around...

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Alpine 4 acquires metal company

PHOENIX – Phoenix-based Alpine 4 Te- chnologies Ltd has bought South Bend-based Deluxe Sheet Metal Inc Terms of the deal were not disclosed “The addition of Deluxe will have an immediate impact on Q4 revenue Deluxe is expected to play a...

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Chihuahua stands out for its GDP growth

CIUDAD JUAREZ – According to data from the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI), Chihuahua stands out for its growth of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Alejandro Sandoval Murillo, president of the Mexican Institute of Finance...

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Nuevo Leon, leader in manufacturing during 2019

NUEVO LEON – In 2019 Nuevo Leon positioned itself as the main manufacturing engine of the country, a place that corresponded to the State of Mexico for decades According to data from the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi),...

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