News, Insights and Best Practices for Manufacturing in Mexico

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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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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 also operate within Mexico, Canada and U.S....

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Advantages of Nearshoring

Offshoring in itself offers many competitive edges as an outsourcing alternative, but the advantages of nearshoring are unparalleled in terms of reducing manufacturing costs. Not only does...

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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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Living in Querétaro

Querétaro, actually named Estado Libre y Soberano de Querétaro de Arteaga (Free and Sovereign state of Querétaro Arteaga), is one of the smallest states in Mexico spanning a 4,500 mile square...

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Industrial Electricity and Utility Rates in Mexico

Manufacturing utilities in Mexico, specifically electricity and water rates, are calculated to comply with market fluctuation and environmental agreements. The recent implementation of an energy...

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Investment and Infrastructure in Queretaro

In the past decade Queretaro has grown into a productive, educated and overall prosperous manufacturing location. Access to major cities in Mexico and the U.S. make the state a major manufacturing...

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Defining Nearshore Manufacturing in Mexico

Nearshore Manufacturing is a cost effective way to manufacture in neighboring countries for closer product distribution, skilled labor, trade benefits, and financial stability. In recent years...

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Advantages of Manufacturing in Hermosillo, Sonora

In 1986, the Ford Motor Company began operations at its Hermosillo Stamping and Assembly Plant in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. The opening of this facility represented a milestone for Mexico's...

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