Chihuahua produces 10 million rims per year

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Published: 2019-02-11

CHIHUAHUA – Chihuahua occupies the first position in the production of aluminum rims, only Superior Industries produces more than 10 million rims per year in this entity.

This corporation has become the largest supplier of aluminum wheels in the North American market for important companies such as Ford Motor Company.

According to Martin Javier Rivas, general manager of plant 9 of Superior Industries, the volume of rims produced in Chihuahua surpasses cities such as Queretaro, Guanajuato and Tijuana.

“Without fear of being wrong, Chihuahua is the city that is producing more rims nationally, and even as a state,” said Rivas.

The smelting aluminum wheels company has 60 years of existence, but in Mexico was installed 25 years ago, which has four plants (plants 7, 9, 10 and 15) and a corporate center, generating about 4,000 jobs in total.


source: El Heraldo de Chihuahua