TUSCON, Ariz., Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Offshore Group is proud to announce its latest newcomer to the La Angostura manufacturing community in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.
SaarGummi, an international manufacturer with operations in Europe, Asia, the U.S. and South America, will begin producing its wide range of rubber seals for passenger cars, and commercial vehicles out of the Salltillo facility in September.
The move marks SaarGummi's first foray in to the Mexican auto manufacturing market and will offer a vital boost to the already-bustling La Angostura Manufacturing Community. SaarGummi's arrival will create as many as 30 new jobs over the next year.
The Offshore Group's Manufacturing Communities are designed to be both flexible and extensible, allowing new entrants to start small and ramp up to fill demand. The strength of Mexico's automotive industry, and growth in Saltillo specifically, promises to support SaarGummi's North American operations and plans for growth.
About The Offshore Group
The Offshore Group offers a low-cost alternative for establishing a manufacturing presence in Mexico with the lowest regulatory and operational risk exposure of any other business model currently in practice. Today, over 58 manufacturers leverage The Offshore Group's infrastructure, knowledge and expertise, enabling the employment of more than 17,500 people in the U.S and Mexico. Clients of The Offshore Group include Fortune 500 multinationals as well as small to midsize manufacturers that serve a diverse assortment of industries including aerospace, automotive, medical devices, electronics, metal fabrication and machining, plastics molding, appliances, office products, and HVAC.
SaarGummi is a leading manufacturer of innovative sealing systems featuring high-quality technology for the automotive industry. The company operates worldwide out of 15 locations in Europe, North and South America and Asia with a total of around 5,000 employees. The SaarGummi Group has belonged to the Chinese state-owned corporation CQLT, a top-500 company in China, since 2011.
SOURCE The Offshore Group