Posts by Josue Rodriguez
As the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex becomes increasingly congested, Mexico’s Port of Ensenada just south of the border is winning new cargo traffic bound for Mexican factories. Port of Ensenada The Ensenada International Terminal is a growing enterprise with a 39% jump in volume year-over-year for 2015. Also in 2015, annual container volume was […]
CONSAR administers formal sector individual retirement accounts, as well as maquiladora worker pensions. In addition to a straight hourly wage, the fully-fringed cost of labor in Mexico includes mandated payments to the government payroll tax fund, Mexican Social Security (IMSS), a national housing fund (INFONAVIT), the yearly”aguinaldo” (profit sharing), a Christmas bonus and a vacation […]
Tecma moved its central El Paso location in 1989, and we’ve been here ever since. Now the company is based in Ciudad Juarez, just across the border. It takes about twenty-five or thirty minutes to get to the Juarez headquarters. Our contracts are negotiated under US law, and our relationships are all governed under US […]
Chinese capital to finance strengthening of Mexico-US rail ties On July 31, the governor of the State of Chihuahua, Cesar Duarte Jacquez, was in Beijing, where he signed an agreement which will put into motion a construction project that will result in the creation of a major Mexico-US rail link. China Highway, a company owned […]
Although Mexican aerospace industry exports accounted for only two percent of the country’s total external sales in 2013, industry insiders foresee continued growth in this sector for years to come. At the close of 2013, according to data published by Mexico’s National Aerospace Industry Federation, (FEMIA), Mexican aerospace industry manufacturers numbered two hundred and seventy […]
The Western European powerhouse is the seventh leading source of foreign direct investments in Mexico. German investments in Mexico and its economy extend beyond the highly public and visible ones that have been made by globally renowned automotive and transporation OEMs such as BMW, Volkswagen and Daimler. The Western European nation has also has made […]
We hope that you will find the information contained in this 2 quarter’s edition of the Tecma Manufacturing in Mexico Times to be of interest and of use.
Mexico Business Enterprise Systems podcast with the Tecma Group of Companies EVP and CFO, Mark Earley.
Quality Mexican shelter services provided by Tecma penetrate the Baja California market. The El Paso, Texas-based Tecma Group of Companies has recently expanded the geographic reach of its Mexican shelter services by establishing operations in Rosarito, a municipality of 65,000 residents in the western border state of Baja California. The community is situated twenty miles […]
Typically the home of mid-market compact cars like the Ford Fiesta or Nissan Sentra, Mexico is evolving into a viable manufacturing venue for premium luxury cars. Amid recent announcements from several automotive makers that they would open plants in Mexico to roll out luxury automobiles, company executies joined Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto recently in […]
Photo: Jesus Riojas, Training and Development Supervisor Resources dedicated to maquiladora industry workforce instruction are resources used wisely. The Tecma Group of Companies is an active, energetic and committed participant in programs offered and delivered by the Chihuahuan Institute for Adult Education, as well as by Mexican federal government’s National Institute for Adult Education (INEA). […]
In this installation of Tecma Talk podcast. Erik Markeset, president of Mexico City-based Tsol Soluciones in Logisticas gives an overview of the present status of transportation security in Mexico.
Manufactured exports originating in Chihuahua, Mexico registered a total dollar value of US $16.3 billion during the first four months of 2014. This number represents a 7.9% increase over the same period of the prior year. Exports from the State of Chihuahua during the June – April period were led by increased production in Ciudad […]