05Mar

Mexico suppliers get program to raise quality

SOUTHFIELD, MICH.-- The auto industry is eyeing Mexico hungrily as a source of more low-cost vehicle parts and materials. But there’s a problem.

Posted in Automotive

05Mar

The Rise of Mexico's Middle Class

Tales of beheadings, bloody shootouts and execution-style murders in this country have overshadowed another story that, in the long view of history, is undoubtedly more significant. It is the rise of a Mexican middle class.

Posted in Politic / Economic issues

05Mar

In Calderon's six-year term speculative investment grew

Although these five years entered the historic figure of 167 billion dollars, there was a significant restructuring over the presidency of Vicente Fox: Banxico.

Posted in Government

05Mar

Mexican Peso Bond Yields Rise on Concern Over Greek Debt Deal

Yields on Mexican peso-denominated bonds rose to a seven-week high as concern thatGreece ’s debt writedown may be rejected by many private creditors this week eroded demand for emerging-market securities.

Posted in Politic / Economic issues

02Mar

Master of Automotive Engineering will be opened

In order to specialize Mexican engineers in the design of auto parts in the northeast region of Mexico, a master's degree in Automotive Design and Engineering will be launched in the next summer, where universities in Nuevo Leon, Coahuila and Zacatecas will participate, said Manuel Montoya.

Posted in Automotive

02Mar

Mexican railfreight volumes reach record levels

MEXICO's railway network carried a record 108 million tonnes of freight in 2011, of which 6.9 million tonnes was intermodal traffic.

Posted in Trends