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New companies arrive in Guanajuato

Karla Salinas | 02.10.2015

The City of Irapuato, Guanajuato is going through a very good moment, driven by the automotive sector in the area and with the establishment of Ford Company.

The City of Irapuato, Guanajuato is going through a very good moment, driven by the automotive sector in the area and with the establishment of Ford Company.

A total of 25 Japanese companies, seven Italian companies and one U.S. company, all belonging to the automotive industry; in addition to a bakery Spanish company, showed interest in this municipality to settle in Guanajuato.

Eliane Hernandez Hinojosa, Director of Economic Development in Irapuato, reported that 7 of these 34 companies are in the process of building their plants and it is expected to start the production by mid-2016.

The Italian companies, dedicated to the manufacture of auto parts and machinery maintenance, plan to establish in the State to supply automotive OEMs.

The Japanese companies Asmo and Nukabe are already established and will begin their production by 2016.

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