México

Increase in maritime rates continues to affect trade in Mexico

September 21, 2021 10:09 am The logistics problem faced worldwide continues to grow since there have been many months of uncertainty in which rates have increased to make the entire logistics chain more expensive. Maritime transport is one of the most affected since the increase of some routes is above 700% compared to usual. Some of the causes are as… [+]

Beer, star product of the Mexican economy

August 19, 2021 2:00 pm Mexico has stood out for being an export power, where one of the country’s star products has been beer; which for years has achieved sustained percentage growth. During the pandemic, many sectors were affected and Mexico’s beer exports suffered a small setback that today has remained in the past since the Mexican beer industry is… [+]

Analysis of the first year of TMEC

July 13, 2021 10:05 am The North American Free Trade Agreement was revised and updated to meet the new needs and trends in foreign trade of these times; When this change was announced, uncertainty came to international markets as investors in Mexico feared for their investments. July 1, 2021 marked one year since the Mexico-United States-Canada Treaty (T-MEC) or USMCA… [+]

What changes will there be in Customs and Ports now that SEMAR has taken control?

June 21, 2021 1:00 pm As had already been announced as of last Saturday, June 5, the Merchant Navy and the Mexican Armed Navy (SEMAR) will be unified, taking control of the country’s ports and customs. Previously, the secretary in charge of such control in customs and ports of the country was the secretary of communications and transportation. Unfortunately, the… [+]

Risk is forecast in the container market in 2022 following the Covid-19 outbreak in China.

June 11, 2021 3:53 pm The consequences of the terrible pandemic continue to affect the economy and international logistics. The Covid-19 outbreak in southern China and the major Yantian port terminal is causing further problems and delays in a container market already affected for several months, “significantly increasing” the risk of capacity problems in 2022. Southern China is struggling to… [+]

What is the Istmo of Tehuantepec Megaproject?

May 24, 2021 3:56 pm Innovation and infrastructure renewal are fundamental today to guarantee the logistics functionality of a country. Without them, the competitive advantages of a geographical area are affected by the lag and lack of operability in its distribution routes. For this reason, Mexico cannot be left behind since it is the exporting engine of Latin America, which… [+]

Manifestation of value

May 19, 2021 9:59 am What is the “Manifestation of Value”? One of the concepts in customs matters that have generated uncertainty due to the changes that are coming, is the Manifestation of value, this concept refers to the sworn declaration under protest of telling the truth to the tax and customs authorities that the value of the goods and… [+]

Circular economy in logistics and transportation

April 5, 2021 4:22 pm In a world with increasing ease of purchase, where products are more disposable every day and the culture of waste is increasingly notorious in people’s way of life. UN specialists suggest the CIRCULAR ECONOMY as a method of sustainable economic growth and development. But how would this UN-proposed Economy affect the global supply chain? The… [+]

Trade conflicts and difficulties in 2021, the year of recovery

March 24, 2021 10:54 am As the forecasts said, the year 2021 is being a period of recovery for economies worldwide, foreign trade operations are beginning to regain strength and the usual volume in previous years. New opportunities and challenges have arisen in this return of the usual activities in international trade, with this not everything has been positive. These… [+]

Analysis of Mexico’s international trade

February 23, 2021 7:03 pm Mexico is characterized by being a country with great international trade openness, since 1982 there was the possibility of reducing import taxes to certain countries as well as reducing non-tariff restrictions through free trade agreements that dictate the rules of trade between countries. countries involved in it. The country’s growth has been largely derived from… [+]