MEXICO CITY, Dec 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – FIBRA Prologis (BMV: FIBRAPL14), a leading owner and operator of Class A industrial real estate in Mexico, and Artha Capital announced today, through its Frontier Industrial Platform and its CKD CK15 (BMV: ARTH4CK-15), that FIBRA Prologis has acquired an industrial portfolio consisting of 14 buildings with 2.4 million square feet of industrial space and land for expansion. for an investment of approx $ 160 million, including closing costs. More than 70% of the buildings are in Tijuana and the rest in the Bajio Region, and they are fully rented in USD to a diversified, high quality customer base.
“I am proud that our team is successful and has achieved this closing with Artha Capital. We believe this acquisition will add significant value to our operating portfolio,” said Luis GutiÃ©rrez, CEO of Prologis Mexico. âWith these properties we are strengthening our presence, especially in Tijuana, a coveted market that confirms our position as a leader in the industrial real estate business in Mexicoas well as deepening relationships with key customers and adding several new customers. “
âWith this sale of assets to FIBRA Prologis, we have successfully completed the full cycle of the Frontier I industrial portfolio, one of the investments made by our CKD CK15, an investment vehicle funded by the local pension funds (AFORES), the market momentum for our exit strategy can use “, said German Ahumada Alduncin, Founding partner of Artha Capital. In addition, Patricio GutiÃ©rrez Tommasi, CEO of Frontier Industrial added, âWe selected FIBRA Prologis as a buyer because they are quick to move and they are a great business partner. This transaction further solidifies Frontier Industrial as a major player in the industrial sector Mexico and reaffirms the commitment we have with our investors to pursue a strategic growth plan and in turn supports the country’s economic development. “
ABOUT FIBRA PROLOGIS
FIBRA Prologis is a leading owner and operator of Class A industrial real estate in Mexico. away September 30, 2021, FIBRA Prologis comprised 208 logistics and production facilities in six industrial markets in Mexico a total of 40.6 million square feet (3.8 million square meters) of gross lettable space.
ABOUT ARTHA CAPITAL AND FRONTIER INDUSTRIAL
Artha Capital is a diversified private equity fund with more than $ 1.5 billion of managed assets in Mexico and The United States. Frontier Industrial was one of the fund’s early investments and has been a major player in the industrial sector ever since Mexicowho focuses on the acquisition, development, management and sale of industrial real estate in the country’s most dynamic markets.
CKD CK15 (BMV: ARTH4CK-15) refers to the Fideicomiso Irrevocable de EmisiÃ³n de Certificados BursÃ¡tiles Fiduciarios de Desarrollo CIB / 2363 (BMV: ARTH4CK15 y ARTH4CK15-2)
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