Asia Pacific Park (APP) is the new industrial hub in Pesquería municipality.
While being the first industrial park besides Automotive hub in Nuevo Leon, Asia Pacific Park offers a state-of-the-art infrastructure the closest access to KIA Motors Mexico, Hyundai and Ternium, with outstanding connectivity and a wide labor pool in the surrounding area.
Asia Pacific Park focuses on turnkey projects to global clients who are looking for a comprehensive solution of build-to-suit buildings (Design and Construction Execution), leasing/purchase agreements including all utilities (gas, water, electricity, sewage, telecommunications) and maintenance within its facilities.
Kia is investing 1 billion dollars in a car assembly plant in Pesquería, Nuevo Leon. With an additional 500 million dollars expected investment from key suppliers.
Kia’s plans to initially produce 300,000 units including models Forte and Rio by the second semester in 2016.
Estimated job creation in the area is over 9,000.
Pesquería is being rebranded as the new industrial hub of the state of Nuevo Leon with strong global manufacturers in steel, packaging and automotive manufacturing.
Mexico is rapidly positioning itself as a major automotive manufacturing and assembly hub, expecting to produce 3 million cars this year due to plant openings since 2013 for Nissan Motor Co., Honda Motor Co. Mercedes Benz and Mazda Motor Corp. Mexico today is the fourth-largest auto exporter, behind Japan, Germany and South Korea.
“Mexico today is the fourth-largest auto exporter. behind Japan, Germany and South Korea.”
Asia Pacific Park with its prime location will represent the closest access to Hyundai, KIA and Ternium while offering strategic connectivity between Monterrey, Coahuila, Bajío Area and United States.
It is expected that great logistical and service capabilities will have to be developed in the short term for the 15,000 thousand new jobs.
This brings opportunity to logistics 3PL Companies and Manufacturers Serving the automotive and Steel Industry.
Automotive Industry has come to shape the economic development of Nuevo Leon. Its influence as a long-term value generator will have effects in the regional and national economy for many years to come.
Asia Pacific Park integrates 62.3 hectares divided into 23 industrial lots and 7 commercial lots.
Size of industrial lots range between 12,000-25,000 mts2. Asia Pacific Park is the best solution for international manufacturers and service companies having access to the state of the art infrastructure:
All basic infrastructure in place at each individual lot.
It is expected that suppliers around the Kia system will invest close to 3.0 billion dollars around the state. Recently, the states Economic Development Secretariat disclosed that in 2015, over 41 Tier I suppliers of Kia are looking and analyzing sites in the area.
“We expect an influx of over 5 billion dollars in direct foreign investment in the state between July and August of 2015”.
The Nuevo Leon state government recognizes the great benefits this investment will bring to current generations, and generations to come. As such, the government has reached support agreements facilitating the set-up and providing incentives to achieve a balanced, sustain development of the region.