Tecma Times – First Quarter 2016
Tecma Group news from the first quarter 2016
The Oshawa, Ontario – based PIC Group has recently entered into a contractual agreement under which it will operate in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico through the Tecma Group of Companies’ Mexico shelter company services.
TECMA GROUP CLIENT COMPANY, FIRSTRONIC, RECOGNIZED FOR ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURING SERVICES EXCELLENCE
Grand Rapids, MI – Firstronic bested competitors in the Service Excellence Awards competition for 2016. The Service Excellence Awards (SEA) recognized the Grand Rapids firm for its best in class performance among Electronics Manufacturing Services, or EMS, companies. Firstronic topped the list of excellent EMS companies with revenues between US $100 million and $500 million.
According to maquiladora industry leaders in Tijuana, a strong US dollar has generated a noticeable uptick in Mexican manufacturing expansions.
As production and the Mexican manufacturing boom steps up, and is noticed by international companies from the world over, companies from China and other Asian nations are following the trend and pursuing investment opportunities in the country.
Nearshoring is bringing manufacturing jobs back to North America – and experts can’t agree on who is winning more from this new trend, the US or Mexico. It seems, however, that both countries are winners with the Mexico and US reshoring trend.
The Impact of Rising Labor Costs on US Manufacturing is playing a role in driving jobs overseas, but there are positive indicators for how the US can respond to this growing trend.
We hope that you will find the information contained in this quarter’s edition of the Tecma Manufacturing in Mexico Times to be of interest and of use.
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