November 24, 2013
Manufacturing In Mexico Is In Midst Of Unprecedented Boom
Detroit is often called “Motor City,” but calling Mexico “Motor Country” is becoming increasingly more accurate.
November 20, 2013
MFI Can Manage Your Company's Operation In Mexico
Does your company want to move its manufacturing plant to Mexico? Are you confident that your company can manufacture its products itself in Mexico rather than outsource the production to an established manufacturer in Mexico?
November 11, 2013
MFI Could Solve Healthcare Cost Problems for Growing Manufacturers
Some organizations that have studied the potential impact of the Affordable Care Act have concluded that it will negatively affect the American business community.
August 10, 2013
More Businesses Are Nearshoring In Mexico
Marty McFly time-traveled from 1985 to 1955 in the movie “Back to the Future.”
This year, many companies are sort of time-traveling to 2000 -- the year they began leaving their operations in Mexico -- because they’re returning to Mexico.
June 21, 2013
USA Companies Are Choosing Mexico over Other Nations for Manufacturing
Did you know that a product that says it is “Made in Mexico” is actually 40 percent manufactured in the United States?
February 8, 2013
Juarez Sees 9% Manufacturing Jobs Growth
The maquiladora city of Juarez, Mexico experienced growth of 23,000 new manufacturing jobs, or 9%, from 2011-2012, according to city statistics from the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS).
December 11, 2012
Security in Mexico: The Industry Experience
For North American manufacturers, nearshore Mexico offers a desirable, product assembly-and-shipping location and a skilled, cost-effective workforce. But with the news headlines about drug cartel violence in Mexico, you may have safety concerns about doing business in the region.
November 28, 2012
High Quality, FTAs Attract Record Auto Investments to Mexico
Good news for auto-parts manufacturers: Mexico is enjoying its best auto-manufacturing year yet. Car exports rose 12% to a record 1.98 million units in the first 10 months of 2012, according to a report by Bloomberg news, citing new November figures from the Mexican Automobile Industry Association. The country is on track to keep growing through 2017.
May 29, 2012
High-Tech Training for Companies Looking at Manufacturing in Mexico
In order to support the needs of high-tech manufacturing industries, cities looking to attract international companies need an ample supply of a crucial resource: educated and trained workers.