Sizeable investments and projects have recently arrived in Mexico, including:
The first KIA plant in Mexico. With an investment of $ 1,000 MD and 3,000 jobs and a production capacity of 300,000 units per year. It produces the Forte model in its two versions, sedan and hatchback with an expected production volume of 110,000 units as of December 2016. It is located in Pesquería, Nuevo León, and started operations on May 16, 2016.
With an investment of $ 1,200 million dollars and 5,700 jobs, Daimler and Renault-Nissan carried out the construction of a manufacturing plant for premium vehicles of the Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti brands. The plant named "COMPAS" (Cooperation Manufacturing Plant Aguascalientes) will be located in Aguascalientes and its production will be destined to the markets of North America, Europe and Asia. The models that will produce in this plant are the Q30 and QX30 of Infiniti and the CLA model of Mercedes-Benz. It was inaugurated on November 17, 2016