News, Insights and Best Practices for Manufacturing in Mexico



Cultural Understanding Leads to Success When in Mexico

Mexico is an attractive low-cost manufacturing location due to fiscal stability, steady rates of growth, political stability and proximity to the United States. It is the second-largest country in...

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Industry Needs for Automotive Suppliers in Mexico

One of the main reasons automakers are able to produce and export at a large scale is because of Mexico’s robust network of suppliers located around the country. Mexico exported 41% of their auto... Read More

Mexico Manufacturing Costs Analyzed

Manufacturing costs have consistently been the dominant factor that companies take into account when deciding whether or not to initiate and operate a manufacturing facility in Mexico. When a...

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Start-Up Costs to Consider for your Mexico Manufacturing Operation

When contemplating all the issues that surround the start-up of manufacturing operations in Mexico, cost items are at the top of the list. Manufacturing cost reduction considerations motivate...

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Offshoring and Supply Chain Management in Mexico

The majority of manufacturing executives seek ways to reduce their operational costs and boost profits. Offshoring can offer these advantages to U.S. businesses, as does investing in a supply...

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Consumer Benefits of Offshoring

Expanding to Mexico creates benefits for manufacturers by the numbers, but the benefits of offshoring for consumers are frequently overlooked. Offshoring in Mexico not only means more efficient...

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Natural Gas Distribution in the Saltillo Manufacturing Industry

Exports of U.S. natural gas to Mexico have quickly risen in the past decade because of its low prices and ease of access. Since 2009, Natural Gas exports to Mexico have doubled in support of the...

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Understanding the NAFTA Certificate of Origin

To fully benefit from NAFTA, Canadian and U.S. companies that manufacture in Mexico must not only produce a viable product at a competitive prices, but they also need to operate under the...

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Understanding the Mexican Import and Export process

Understanding import and export compliance and regulations for Mexican customs is a major piece of any logistics operation when manufacturing in Mexico.  The import and export process is essential...

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Mexico’s Top Free Trade Agreements and Their Impact

Mexico's Free Trade Agreements have pushed the country to become the 10th largest export economy in the world with USD$391 Billion in exports in total.The impact of access to a free trade economy,...

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