Nearshoring/Offshoring


13Oct

Mexico Number One Choice for 'Nearshoring'

While outsourcing IT tasks offshore – usually to the other side of the planet – may be so last decade, the trend of “nearshoring,” or locating IT development facilities out of U.S. borders but nearby is certainly still on the rise.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring

13Oct

Cal-Comp USA Expands Operations in Mexico

SAN DIEGO-- Cal-Comp USA, a division of New Kinpo Group (NKG), today announced a major expansion of its operations in Reynosa, Mexico.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring, Foreing investment in Mexico, States

04Oct

Steel Technologies to Construct New Steel Processing Plant in Mexico

Steel Technologies, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, has planned to build a new 100,000 sq-ft steel processing facility in Bajio, Central Mexico.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring, Foreing investment in Mexico, Manufacturing in Mexico

26Sep

U.S. solar firms lead in installation

SunPower Corp. makes panels in an old Ford assembly plant in Richmond, where it began manufacturing operations last year. It also has overseas factories and plans to open one in Mexico.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring, Foreing investment in Mexico, Manufacturing in Mexico, Trends

26Sep

C&D Technologies may move jobs from Milwaukee to Mexico

Claiming that it has one of the highest cost structures in the industry, C&D Technologies Inc. announced Wednesday that it is considering moving some, if not all, of the production work at its Milwaukee factory to a plant in Reynosa, Mexico.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring, Foreing investment in Mexico, Manufacturing in Mexico

26Sep

One Company’s North American Near-Shore Supply Chain

I recently had a conversation with the Director of Logistics at a US-headquartered industrial manufacturing company that has several plants in Mexico, the US, and Canada. He had several interesting things to say about his company’s regional supply chain.

Posted in Nearshoring/Offshoring, Foreing investment in Mexico, Manufacturing in Mexico, Business