Tag Archives: Mexico

Toyota delays start of output at new Mexico plant


by Frankenspotter Photography The delay, from 2019 to early 2020, is necessary to adjust the company’s supply chain in Mexico to produce the truck-based Tacoma pickup model instead of the Corolla compact car, Toyota said. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Tesla recruiting event in Mexico flooded by hopeful engineers


by bergunder Engineers from across Mexico streamed into a cramped hotel lobby in the industrial city of Monterrey for a chance to get a job with Tesla. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

China’s Great Wall rethinks Mexico plant under Trump threat


by Dmitry Terekhov China’s biggest SUV maker is reconsidering a plan to build an assembly plant in Mexico that would have made its best-selling vehicles for the U.S., joining a growing list of automakers reviewing investments after tax threats by President Trump. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mexico minister signals changes to rules of origin in NAFTA talks


by SeeMidTN.com (aka Brent) Mexico, the United States and Canada could overhaul rules about a product’s country of origin in a renegotiation of the NAFTA trade treaty in order to strengthen regional supply chains, the Mexican economy minister said. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota built 6.6% of North American vehicles in Mexico last year


by Frankenspotter Photography Toyota, scolded by President-elect Donald Trump over a planned plant in Mexico, relied on the country for less than 7 percent of its record North American output last year. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM to invest $1 billion in U.S. manufacturing, move axle work from Mexico


by Dave Adams Automotive Images General Motors today said it would invest $ 1 billion in its U.S. manufacturing operations to create or retain 1,500 jobs in this country. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed