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Toyota aims to sell 1 million cars in Mexico in 2019
[ 2018-12-13 - 12:13:54 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Toyota de México has announced that it aims to reach 1 million cars sold in the country by January next year, in particular models using hybrid technology.
"We are about to reach the 1-million mark since our arrival to the Mexican market 16 years ago," said the company's COO, Guillermo Díaz.
The company's goal for 2018 is...
Agri-food exports to Canada grow 2.6 percent
[ 2018-12-11 - 12:06:13 ]
Ottawa - Mexican agri-food exports to Canada grew 2.6 percent from January to September this year, compared with the same period a year ago, official figures show.
The figure represents $1.57 billion, up from the $1.53 billion from the January-September period in 2017.
During the same period, Canadian exports to Mexico stayed at the same level...
Mexico's Buen Fin sales exceed expectations
[ 2018-11-22 - 16:47:25 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - The eighth edition of the Buen Fin sales in Mexico exceeded expectations, said José Manuel López Campos, president of the National Confederation of Trade, Services and Tourism Chambers.
In this year's edition of the end-of-year sales across stores in the country, people bought 8 percent more than last year, higher than the expected...
Mexican economy to grow 1.7 percent by 2019: Monex
[ 2018-11-13 - 11:45:45 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Financial firm Monex said that it forecasts Mexico's economy to grow 1.7 percent by 2019.
Growth will depend on the public spending budget next year, which must maintain the promise of a continued fiscal surplus, said Monex's deputy director of economic analysis, Janeth Quiroz.
She added that the next administration must confirm...
Continental AG to build production plant in Mexico
[ 2018-11-02 - 17:35:48 ]
Dallas (Notimex) - German automotive manufacturing firm Continental AG has announced its plans to build a production plant in the state of Aguascalientes, Mexico.
The new plant will create some 1,000 jobs and will focus on making parts of car interiors.
Construction will begin in 2019 and production is scheduled to begin in 2021, said a Continental...
Mexico and China aim to consolidate trade ties
[ 2018-10-29 - 18:44:14 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico is seeking to consolidate its trade ties with China, the world's second largest economy that will export some $10 billion worth of goods and services over the next five years.
That is the conclusion of Paulo Carreño, director of Mexican investment promotion agency ProMexico, adding that both countries' trade ties are going...
Mexico exports up 12 percent in September
[ 2018-10-26 - 10:58:10 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico's exports reached $37.8 billion in September, up 12 percent from the same month in 2017, the country's statistics agency Inegi said.
The results were boosted mainly by a 10 percent increase in non-oil exports and a 43.8 percent surge in oil exports.
Of the total oil oil exports in September, sales to the U.S. grew 9.8...
Mexico to grow 2.2 percent in 2018: Cepal
[ 2018-10-17 - 10:53:38 ]
Santiago (Notimex) - Mexico will grow 2.2 percent this year, higher than the Latin American average of 1.3 percent, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Cepal, said.
For 2019, the Mexican economy is expected to grow 2.3 percent, while the rest of the region will grow 1.3 percent, Cepal added.
"The forecast for 2019 is set...
Mexico continues to lead Latin America car production
[ 2018-10-09 - 16:47:51 ]
Rio de Janeiro (Notimex) - Mexico has produced 750,000 more cars than Brazil as of September this year.
The figure continues to place Mexico as Latin America's top car producer since 2014.
Despite a slight recovery in Brazil, with a 14 percent growth from January to September compared with the same period last year, Brazilian assembly plants were...
Aeromexico passenger traffic soars 8.7 percent
[ 2018-10-05 - 14:36:48 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican flagship carrier Aeromexico flew 1.7 million passengers in September, up 8.7 percent compared with the same month last year.
The airline’s international passenger traffic grew 5.1 percent, while domestic traffic grew 10.7 percent in the period.
Demand for flights grew 7.8 percent compared with September last year, while...