The retail giant is trying to meet the high demand for its products in the Aztec land with its centers in the state of Mexico, Jalisco and Nuevo León.
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Amazon announced that it will expand its operations in Mexico with new shipping centers in Mexico Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, and in Tlajomulco, Jaliscothat is added to a building in the State of Mexico as well as 12 new delivery stations.
As the company reported in a press release, this expansion will mean the creation of 1,500 direct and indirect jobs.
“Amazon’s growth in business in Mexico reflects our commitment to our customers in the country and enables us to deliver an unmatched service and shopping experience,” said Diego Méndez de la Luz, director of Operations and Fulfillment Services at Amazon. in Mexico in the statement.
These new shipping centers want to “make sure people get their items on time and reliably”.
These new buildings are around 69,000 square feet (an area larger than the total area of the Azteca Stadium), according to Amazon.
This is how the Amazon in Mexico They have five shipping centers, two support buildings, two sorting centers and 27 delivery stations for logistics services.
With the support of the state governments
Amazon estimated that the new centers were reached with support from state governments.
“We are grateful for the significant support from the governments of Jalisco, Nuevo León and the State of Mexico, which have enabled us to expand our presence and offer new services. We will continue to work hard to provide our customers with the products they need,” said Mendez.
In this regard Governor of Nuevo León, Jaime Rodríguez Calderón He mentioned: “We are very pleased that a well-known company like Amazon has decided to expand its operations in Nuevo León to open its first shipping center in the north of the country.”
For his part, Enrique Alfaro Ramírez, Governor of JaliscoHe noted that “This new investment is great news for Jalisco as it represents an important economic benefit, hundreds of job creation and the trust of private initiative in our state.”
In the end, Alfredo Del Mazo Maza, Governor of the State of Mexico, stated that “this makes Amazon’s presence very relevant in our country and we are delighted that they selected the state of Mexico to install this space.”