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Mexico and Denmark to boost bilateral agri-food industry
[ 2018-04-23 - 17:57:43 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico and Denmark have agreed to strengthen cooperation in the agri-food industry.
Both countries will discuss the details of the agreement during a business seminar in Mexico City, the Mexican Agriculture Ministry said.
Seventeen Danish companies will take part in the seminar, to look for opportunities.
"It is a priority for...
Grupo Bimbo to invest $800 million in 2018
[ 2018-04-16 - 14:54:47 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican baking giant Grupo Bimbo Will invest more than $850 million this year in manufacturing, distribution, innovation and systems across the 32 countries where it operates.
One of the goals for the investments is to continue growing in the markets where Bimbo is present, said Finance Director Diego Gaxiola.
Mexico leads Latin America car production in first quarter
[ 2018-04-10 - 11:45:26 ]
Rio de Janeiro (Notimex) - Mexico was Latin America's top car producer at the end of the first quarter this year, according to Brazilian and Mexican industry sources.
From January to March, Mexico produced 963,000 cars, slightly lower than the 966,000 from the same period a year ago. Production slowed down mainly due to the Easter holiday season, according...
Aeromexico passenger traffic soars 8.7 percent
[ 2018-04-06 - 14:04:11 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican flagship carrier Aeromexico said that its Passenger traffic grew 8.7 percent in the first quarter this year, compared with the same period in 2017.
The figure represents almost 5.2 million passengers.
In terms of revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs), the figure grew 18 percent in the same period, while available...
Mexico's export surplus reaches $1 billion in February
[ 2018-03-27 - 10:19:17 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico's export surplus reached $1 billion in February this year, compared with the $759 million from the same month last year, the country's statistics agency Inegi said.
The figure brings Mexico's total export surplus for the first two months of the year to $3.4 billion.
In terms of imports, Inegi reported a 12.1 percent year-on-year...
BMW to begin electric car production in San Luis Potosí
[ 2018-03-23 - 10:18:59 ]
Munich (Notimex) - Germany's BMW will begin making electric cars in its San Luis Potosí plant in Mexico.
The move is in line with the company's goal of increasing its global production of electric cars to half a million units in the short term.
BMW is adapting one of its production lines in the San Luis Potosí plant by making it "flexible," meaning...
Canada is special guest at Mexico’s 2019 Aerospace Industry Fair
[ 2018-03-20 - 12:49:42 ]
Mexico – Canada will be the guest of honor at the 2019 Mexican Aerospace Industry Fair from April 24 to 27 inside a military base in Santa Lucía, State of Mexico.
More than 500 companies from 35 countries are expected to attend the event, said Mexican investment promotion agency ProMexico.
Companies including Boeing, Airbus, Bombardier, Embraer...
Mexican agri-food sector seen growing 5 percent
[ 2018-03-14 - 19:05:50 ]
Monterrey (Notimex) - Mexico's agri-food sector will grow 5 percent this year and show a better performance in exports, said Hector Astoraga, president of the Agri-food Cluster in Nuevo León.
Even though Mexico has shown great development in agri-food, the sector still needs more technification, he added.
"The agri-food market is going to change...
Mexico promotes investments in Africa
[ 2018-03-08 - 12:19:32 ]
Paris - Mexico's investment promotion agency ProMexico launched on Thursday a meeting to promote Mexican investments in African countries.
The meeting, held in Casablanca, Morocco, gathered Mexican consuls from several African countries including Angola, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Rwanda and Ivory Coast.
The group of consuls and business leaders will...
Fintech law is a milestone for Mexico’s financial sector: Doopla CEO
[ 2018-03-02 - 14:45:08 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico’s recently approved Fintech law is a milestone for the country’s financial sector, said Juan Carlos Flores, co-founder and CEO of Mexican financial technology company Doopla.
The law gives legal certainty to fintech companies and will boost clients’ confidence and increase investments towards the industry, he added.