Mexico is the new No. 1 in global manufacturing costs, according to a study by the Boston Consulting Group. It is now cheaper to manufacture in Mexico than in China and many other traditional low-cost manufacturing countries, such as those in eastern Europe. The Financial Times also notes Mexico's appeal as a manufacturing center has only grown in recent times. Clearly, now is the moment for companies to being to manufacture in Mexico. However, this can be a daunting proposition, particularly for a company that has stayed in one and only one country for quite some time. Navigating a new culture, region and workforce are all potential areas of stress for companies.
Manufacturing.net recently published an article about how to make decisions about manufacturing in Mexico, listing factors like the best areas, how to outsource human resources services and more. However, these issues have one simple and unified solution: partnering with an offshore shelter company. Working with an expert firm like The Offshore Group can help a company make the transition to manufacturing in Mexico with minimum hassle. The major concerns of such a transition are The Offshore Group's business, and one that it has handled admirably for many clients over the decades. With an experienced partner and favorable conditions, now is the best time to move your manufacturing to Mexico.