About Us
About Us
CAINTRA It is the business organization that represents the industrialists from Nuevo León. We promote and provide services that foster the best conditions to increase the competitiveness of its members.
Mission
We are an institution of the industrialists and for the industrialists of Nuevo León with the purpose of being the collective voice and the place of union between them, also acting as a counterweight to public policies and government actions at the local, state and federal levels in matters of industrial competitiveness. We influence our partners so they can understand their environment and be part of the changes needed to improve it. CAINTRA seeks, in a collaborative manner with its members, to take advantage of, face, address and resolve common opportunities and threats within the Nuevo León industry in an effective manner. We seek to contribute to the growth, sustainability, competitiveness and economic leadership of the industrialists of Nuevo León.
Vision
To consolidate the leadership of CAINTRA as the most valued, professional and influential representative agency for the industrialists of Nuevo León, through the closeness to them, prompt detection and extensive knowledge of their needs.

AFFILIATE AGENCIES

Monterrey
Competitiveness Center
Improve the productivity of
your business with the
advice of our experts.
We encourage micro, small, medium and large companies, of any line of business, to achieve an improved competitiveness with services focused on increasing sales, profits, profitability, growth and internationalization of their businesses.
Technological
Liaison Center
Increase your added
value through
technological development.
We are a super-connector that links companies with research centers, universities and other companies to improve their competitiveness and boost their growth based on technological development in order to strengthen the innovation ecosystem in Northeast Mexico.
Institute for the Environmental
Protection of Nuevo León
Minimize your environmental
impacts and be a
sustainable company.
We apply a conscious vision to your business by developing and implementing comprehensive policies and operations that are environmentally friendly and contribute to improving your environmental performance for the planet’s care.

STRATEGIC ALLIANCES

Advanced Manufacturing
Capability Center
Learn the most advanced
processes first-hand.
In partnership with McKinsey & Company, the AMC2 is the first experiential training center with a state-of-the-art model factory focused on competency development.

Our history

40's
The 40's - The state of Nuevo León was consolidated as a vanguard industrial center where 557 industries headed the business development. Almost 50 percent of the economically active population had their employment in manufacturing companies.
The Chamber of the Transformation Industry of Nuevo León (CAINTRA) is constituted with the objective of representing and defending the general interests of the industrial sector, as well as being a consultative organization that influences the competitiveness of the state and the country.

February 1944

Participation in the creation of the Productivity Center of Monterrey, which later became the Center of Competitiveness of Monterrey CCM.
Creation of the Environmental Protection Institute of Nuevo León, with the mission of ensuring and supporting industrialists in the compliance of environmental regulations.

1988

1960

1991

Creation of the International Business Center, CINTERMEX, as the main industrial exhibition center in the north of the country within the framework of the “commercial opening”.

Participation and influence in the NAFTA negotiations, with the objective of expanding markets and encouraging competition.

1992

Creation of the Technological Linking Center (CVT) to link research centers with SMEs.

2013

2019

75 years defending the interests of the industrialists of Nuevo León.

Our history

40's

The 40's - The state of Nuevo León was consolidated as a vanguard industrial center where 557 industries headed the business development. Almost 50 percent of the economically active population had their employment in manufacturing companies.

February 1944

The Chamber of the Transformation Industry of Nuevo León (CAINTRA) is constituted with the objective of representing and defending the general interests of the industrial sector, as well as being a consultative organization that influences the competitiveness of the state and the country.

1960

Participation in the creation of the Productivity Center of Monterrey, which later became the Center of Competitiveness of Monterrey CCM.

1988

Creation of the Environmental Protection Institute of Nuevo León, with the mission of ensuring and supporting industrialists in the compliance of environmental regulations.

1991

Creation of the International Business Center, CINTERMEX, as the main industrial exhibition center in the north of the country within the framework of the “commercial opening”.

1992

Participation and influence in the NAFTA negotiations, with the objective of expanding markets and encouraging competition.

2013

Creation of the Technological Linking Center (CVT) to link research centers with SMEs.

2019

75 years defending the interests of the industrialists of Nuevo León.

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