McAllen boasts a first-class industrial park area known as McAllen CrossPort, where hundreds of acres are devoted to planned industrial facilities; air, rail, truck transportation facilities; a technical training center; and McAllen Foreign Trade Zone’s 783-acre site.
Among our major manufacturers with ties both to the U.S. and Mexico (maquiladoras):
Name — Product
Alco Controls — Control valves
Austin Sculptures & Decoratives — Decorative home furnishing
BSN Medical — Medical products
Cable Link — Electrical cable assemblies, wiring harnesses
Eaton — Switches and circuit breakers
Emerson Motors — Appliance motors
Fujitsu Ten — Compact disc players
GE Electric Motors — Fractional horsepower, electric motors
In-sink-erator — Hot water dispenser
International Steel — Steel wool
Johnson Controls — Seat mechanisms
Matsushita Communication Industrial — Car radios
Nokia Corp — Accessories for mobile phones battery packs R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. — book printing
Stone Container — Corrugated containers
Whirlpool Corporation — Appliance assemblies
U.S. Manufacturers Include:
Azteca Million Co. — Corn flour mill
Bissell — Vacuum cleaners
Cypris Test & Measurement — Calibration measuring equip.
D’Oro Cosmetics — Nail polish and perfumes
Del Monte Foods — Distribution of chilled fruit Liberty Manufacturing — Water filters, electric scootersg
Semco Manufacturing Co. — Ice plans, coolers, freezers.
Service Manufacturing — Camera bags, diskette bags, tote bags
Texas Tool Co. — Welding and machine shop
Vanity Fair Intimates, Inc. — Intimate apparel
Wornick Company — Meals ready-to-eat (military & commercial)
Totaled, McAllen boasts 300 manufacturing firms.