AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico—ContiTech's hydraulic hose factory in Mexico is taking shape. The business group of Continental A.G. broke ground on the project and celebrated its start with a January ceremony.
The plant, first announced in 2022, should begin production in the second half of 2025.
"Strengthening our industry business in the Americas region is a focus for us," said Philip Nelles, a member of Hanover, Germany-based Continental's Executive Board with responsibility for ContiTech. "This investment is our answer to the demand and growth of the hydraulic hose market in the region and underlines our strategic approach to become the innovation leader and full range supplier for hydraulic hoses."
Here's a "by the numbers" look at the ContiTech project.