News, Insights and Best Practices for Manufacturing in Mexico

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What is an Aguinaldo in Mexico?

An aguinaldo is a law mandated Christmas bonus provided to all employees in Mexico by their employers that is meant to cover the extra expenses that come with the holidays. Mexico’s Federal Labor...

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Mexican Environmental Laws, Regulations, and History

Growing manufacturing activity in Mexico, technological advances, and increased access to transportation have brought up environmental discussions, similar to others around the world. The...

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SWOT Analysis of Mexico and China's EMS Industry

Both Mexico and China are manufacturing powerhouses that support economies around the world. The different motives companies have when expanding to another country are vast, but also specific....

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What is Permanent Establishment in Mexico?

A Permanent Establishment is essentially a corporate value-added tax on a business that has a stable and ongoing presence of revenue creation in its foreign host country. If a foreign company...

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Mexico Site Selection

Deciding where to locate a manufacturing facility is a complex decision that should not be taken lightly. There are many essential variables that companies ought to reflect upon when comparing...

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Understanding the Top 3 Industrial Sectors in Mexico

Mexico is a compatible environment for any industrial business considering the benefits of expanding to Mexico. Electronics, furniture and HVAC manufacturers all have a presence in the country and...

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Manufacturing in Mexico Drives Continuous Improvement

Be it implementing lean strategies, enhancing the workforce's skill sets or systematizing the supply chain, manufacturers are always looking for ways to improve and become more successful in the...

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U.S. Mexico Trade Agreement: What It Means For Manufacturers

The recent “NAFTA talks” between Mexico and the U.S. are coming to a close as negotiators have agreed on trade stipulations between both countries. The new agreement mostly focuses on automotive...

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Aerospace Industry in Sonora Keeps Making Progress

The West Mexican State of Sonora manufactures 18.4% of the country's aerospace parts. The state is home to one of the fastest growing aerospace industry clusters in the Mexican Republic, and is...

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3 Manufacturing Specialties of the Mexican Labor Force

Mexico is quickly becoming a leader in manufacturing as many industries choose to nearshore and expand their company into the country. Growing industry clusters throughout the country are...

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