Lego to invest over $200 million to expand plant in Nuevo Leon, Mexico -state govt

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) -Toymaker Lego will invest more than $200 million to expand its plant in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, the state’s government said on Tuesday in a statement.

A government spokesperson later clarified that the final figure was $205 million. The statement had initially cited two figures for the investment: $205 million and $250 million.

Lego did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The expanded operations are due to start up in May 2025, Nuevo Leon said in a statement.

(Reporting by Kylie Madry; Editing by Tom Hogue)