Within the framework of the institutional visit that the Government of the Principality of Asturias made to Mexico and Colombia between 23rd and 28th April 2017, a packed schedule of meetings and promotional activities was organised to share the opportunities that Asturias has to offer companies in both countries. The most notable act took place in Mexico D.F. on Thursday, 27th April, in Hotel Presidente Intercontinental Polanco; a corporate forum entitled “Bilateral relationship between Mexico-Asturias: Success stories and investment opportunities”.
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The new plant, located in the western district of Navia, has emerged with the aim of managing waste from the major Asturian livestock industry, via renewable energies, thus reducing its environmental impact.
The Aviles-based quay in Valliniello makes an impressive entry into the history books of the Port of Aviles, with the shipment of the longest ever piece to be loaded onto a ship in the estuary.
Thyssenkrupp Norte – the company belonging to the German holding company Thyssenkrupp AG – which manufactures escalators and moving walkways from the La Pereda Mieres-based industrial estate, is celebrating 25 years of activity in Asturias.
Adele Robots, located in Llanera, attended the Ceatec fair in Japan, one of the largest events dedicated to this sector, where the company’s models received a very warm welcome.
Over this year the company, with its headquarters in Asturias, has secured contracts in Saudi Arabia and Jamaica, as well as in Bolivia, to the value of 900 million euros, surpassing the Group’s 2015 turnover by May.
It is the fourth production line at the Lada facilities, where the pharmaceutical multinational produces acetylsalicylic acid, the raw material of Aspirin, along with a metabolic stimulant and a treatment for fungal infection.
It is the fourth autonomous community with the greatest capture of foreign resources after Madrid, Catalonia and Navarre. | Arcelor Mittal provided 96% of the investment volume during the first half of the year.