18 February 2015

Magna Opens Chassis Assembly Facility in Mexico

Aurora, ON - 18 February 2015 - Magna International Inc. today announced the opening of Autotek Morelos, a new greenfield facility in Emiliano Zapata, Morelos, Mexico, for the assembly of automotive chassis products. The 130,000-square-foot facility will produce structural welded assemblies for global automakers including Nissan, and is expected to employ approximately 300 people at full production.

Magna established its first facility in Mexico in 1991 with the opening of Autotek Puebla. Today, the addition of Autotek Morelos gives Magna 31 facilities and more than 24,000 employees in Mexico.

Magna International is a leading global automotive supplier with 313 manufacturing operations and 84 product development, engineering and sales centres in 28 countries.