Amphenol DC Electronics Expands to Mexico

Amphenol DC Electronics Expands to Mexico

San Jose, Calif., December 23, 2013 – Amphenol DC Electronics (ADCE), a division of Amphenol Industrial Global Operations Group (NYSE: APH) today announced the opening of a new, state of the art manufacturing facility in Nogales, Mexico. The 30,000 square foot facility was designed to be a near mirror image of ADCEs Silicon Valley facility. It is a fully automated facility with all of ADCEs San Jose capabilities including injection molding and ultrasonic welding. “Our goal was to create a facility in a low cost region that offers our customers cost savings without compromising the world class quality and service on which we have built our reputation,” said Ruben Macias Jr., General Manager of ADCE. “We have the ability to design and develop prototype assemblies in San Jose and when approved, transfer the process of record to Nogales where production volume will be manufactured and inspected on identical equipment.” ADCE Nogales successfully shipped its first assemblies this past week and expects to see rapid, incremental growth in 2014. “Nogales is opening doors that we have never had access to in the past,” noted Director of Sales, Marco A. Benazzo. “We expect the majority of the Nogales growth to be new assemblies from current and new customers.”

Amphenol DC Electronics (ADCE)

ADCE (Amphenol DC Electronics) specializes in the design, engineering and manufacturing of custom wire harnesses, cable assemblies and related sub-assemblies. Founded in 1979, ADCE built a reputation of uncompromising quality, innovation and delivery excellence that is second to none. As an Amphenol company (NYSE: APH), that foundation has been reinforced and expanded like never before. Servicing our diverse customers worldwide from our state of the art manufacturing facilities in Silicon Valley and Nogales Mexico, ADCE is now a Global wire harness and cable assembly leader with access to expertise and resources on six continents.

About Amphenol Industrial Global Operations Group

Amphenol Industrial Global Operations is a division of Amphenol Corporation, Wallingford, CT, one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world, with 2013 sales exceeding $4.5 billion.