Automotive


14Feb

Audi will decide summer whether to build a new plant in Mexico or EU

Frankfurt, Germany. - Volkswagen AG expects to decide by summer the location of the new Audi plant in North America and locations in Mexico and the U.S. are being targeted, said Michael Macht, head of German manufacturer .

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14Feb

Auto parts maker Yorozu to build new plants in Mexico, Thailand

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Auto parts maker Yorozu Corp. said Monday it will build new plants in Mexico and Thailand to produce suspension and other parts.

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14Feb

Mexico January Auto Production Rose 1.2% From 2011, AMIA Says

Mexican production of cars and light trucks reached 202,701 units in January, a 1.2 percent increase from the same month a year earlier, the nation’s Automobile Industry Association, known as AMIA, reported today.

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10Feb

Brazil, Mexico To Meet At End Of Month To Discuss Auto Agreement

SAO PAULO – Brazilian and Mexican authorities will meet again on Feb. 28 and 29 to discuss possible changes in an auto industry trade accord as Brazil seeks to narrow a trade deficit with Mexico, Brazil's Ministry of Foreign Relations said Friday.

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08Feb

Alert for automotive overcapacity

Monterrey, Mexico. - An analysis of the expected expansion of global manufacturing capacity and projected numbers for automotive production and sales, suggests that the global auto market is at risk of overheating, today announced a global survey by KPMG on the industry.

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07Feb

HELLA Lighting Plans Further Expansion in Mexico

MEXICO CITY -- HELLA Lighting plans to break ground on a new 215,000-square-foot facility to produce automotive headlamps and rear lighting systems in Irapuato, Mexico, later this spring.

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