Mexico Country Commercial Guide
Doing Business in
Do you want to export to Mexico? Start by using the Country Commercial Guide, a trusted resource for companies at every level of exporting experience. Our guides are produced by trade experts at U.S. embassies and consulates in more than 140 countries. They provide insights into economic conditions, leading sectors, selling techniques, customs, regulations, standards, business travel, and more. Read the overview below, and continue using the left navigation tool. In addition, visit our United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) website at trade.gov/usmca.
Leading Sectors for US Exports & Investments
This is a best prospect sectors for this market, Includes a market overview and trade data.
Customs, Regulations & Standards
Includes the barriers (tariff and non-tariff) that U.S. companies face when exporting to this country.
Selling US Products & Services
This section reviews several different factors in selecting and managing your distribution and sales in Mexico.
Includes information on business customs, travel advisory, visa requirements, currency, language, health, local time, business hours and holidays, acceptable business etiquette, dress, business cards, gifts, temporary entry of materials and personal belongings,etc.
Investment Climate Statement
This information is derived from the State Department’s Office of Investment Affairs’ Investment Climate Statement. Any questions on the ICS can be directed to EB-ICS-DL@state.gov
Political & Economic Environment
Links to the State Department’s website for background on the country’s political environment.