United States-Mexico Business Council members can login to members only website. The website includes access to research and analysis on U.S.-Mexico trade relationship, policy documents and USMBC member newsletters.
USMBC’s advisors also work one-on-one with member companies to answer a wide range of sector-specific and general investment questions that address issues affecting our members’ business in Mexico. Our Business Advisory Consultants help members by providing advice on operational issues, responding to member requests and hosting roundtable discussions with experts.
Doing Business in Mexico
- Mexican States profiles
- Mexico Investment Map
A resource with information about Mexico’s infrastructure, production, sectors with detailed information at the state and regional level, a great tool for companies that are evaluating the best location alternative within Mexico.
- Mexico’s Strengths
This document shows information on Mexico’s competitive advantages for international business. It provides the reader with a set of indicators on economy, infrastructure, trade openness, population, human capital and natural resources, among others, which features the country as one of the top destinations for investment projects, as well as an ideal export platform to other markets.
- Mexico, Strategic Destination for Productive Investment
It is a document aimed to be a useful guide for the location of productive investments in Mexico.
- Blue Book
Document aimed to be useful for the senior management of corporations interested in doing business in Mexico. It has a user-friendly approach, includes introductions, key points, common questions & answers, as well as applied diagrams. The book covers general legal themes and specific regulated markets.
- Investment in Mexico
This guide has been designed to assist those contemplating investing or doing business in Mexico. It is intended to provide general information on a number of subjects important to business activity.
- Global Location Trends- 2016 Annual Report
For second year Mexico ranked fourth among the top FDI performers according to the number of estimated new jobs.
- The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing
Mexico was considered as “Rising global star” in manufacturing by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). According to BCG, Mexico is highly competitive when comparing labor and energy costs and sustained productivity with the main global exporting economies.
- Atlas of Economic Complexity
The Atlas places Mexico as the best positioned country in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as the BRIC countries.
- Global Benchmark Report
The Global Benchmark Report includes 86 international benchmarks and provides a picture of the strengths and weaknesses of the OECD countries in the global economy. In addition to this, this year’s theme chapter discusses the global battle for raw materials, which is one of the global challenges facing many European countries.
- Competitive Alternatives 2016, KPMG
Mexico is the location with the lowest costs, approximately 22.5% below the standard marked by the US costs, according KPMG’s study “Competitive Alternatives 2016.” This study compares the business costs in more than 100 cities of 10 countries from North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region.
- Doing Business México 2017
Mexico ranks higher than Brazil, China, India and Russia.
- Oil Industry
This study presents an overview of the Oil Industry (reserves, consumption, production, trends, infrastructure and trade balance) –at international and national level- from the perspective of the new economic model established by the Energy Reform of 2013. The document is a tool to understand the industry and establishes several guides for the detection of business opportunities.
- Natural gas and LPG industry
This study presents an overview of the Natural Gas and LPG Industry (reserves, consumption, production, trends, infrastructure and trade balance) – at international and national level- from the perspective of the new economic model established by the Energy Reform of 2013. The document is a tool to understand the industry and establishes several guides for the detection of business opportunities.
- Information and Communication Technologies
Study that presents an overview of the Information Technologies at national and international level to understand the industry and to identify business opportunities in Mexico.
- Design & Innovation
Study that presents an overview on Design and Innovation at national and international level for the identification business opportunities in Mexico.
- Mexico’s Urban Operating Systems Roadmap
The Roadmap provides National and International key enablers for smart cities, as well as the urban operating systems strategies currently implemented by the Government, the leading players actively involved and the possible scenarios for the development of smart cities public policies and their enforcement.
High-Level Economic Dialogue
North American Leaders Summit