The Mayor of Tijuana, Senor Carlos Bustamante, Visits ABC Aluminum’s Plant

ABC Aluminum Solutions was extremely pleased to welcome Carlos Bustamante, the Mayor of Tijuana, at the company’s offices and plant today.

The Mayor was given an informative and interesting tour of ABC’s facilities, and Senor Bustamante met and shook hands with, and spoke to, management and staff.

The visit was very informal and relaxed, and Senor Bustamante offered compliments regarding ABC’s evident growth and visible success, and was especially impressed with the company’s investment and interest in the local community. He also spoke to the benefits being brought to Tijuana as an employer of over 400, and for ABC being a significant contributor to the region’s economy.

Wadih Kuri, President and CEO, speaking on behalf of the owners, directors and employees of ABC Aluminum, thanked the Mayor for his time and for the honor of his visit. Wadih Kuri said afterwards:  “I thank and appreciate everyone at ABC for contributing towards making the Mayor’s visit such a very great success”.

ABC Aluminum Solutions, also known as Aluminio de Baja California, is the region’s leading provider of bespoke, economical and high quality aluminum manufacturing solutions. With Corporate Headquarters in San Diego County, California, and with an extrusion plant with the latest high-tech presses, a complete range of finishing processes, and now just added, a sophisticated fabrication capability, on 60 acres just outside Tijuana, ABC presents a unique and productive sourcing opportunity.

ABC Aluminum is ideally placed for delivery not just to Mexico, but also the United States, Canada and overseas. 85% of manufacture is exported, and that is heading towards 90%. ABC has been nominated as Exporter of the Year by the World Trade Center in 2011 and 2012, and has been featured by the San Diego Business Journal alongside Kyocera as “Tijuana a Success Story”.

The company meets full certification for ISO9001:2008 and is currently emphasizing expenditure on advanced test measurement and factory control systems.