Manufacturing In Mexico VS China


The days of companies lining up to send their manufacturing to China are over. Manufacturing in China is costing more with every passing day and as a result, many top companies are reevaluating their global manufacturing strategies. We cannot change what is happening over there in China, however what we can do is offer an economically viable alternative right next door to the US market.

 

See below for a small sampling of some of the many independent articles you can easily find on your own that discuss the benefits of manufacturing in Mexico vs China:


Manufacture In Mexico- Breaking it Down

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

Manufacture In Mexico- Breaking it Down

A podcast from the 22nd of March from the Canadian Trade Commission breaks down the various methods of Manufacturing in Mexico. The Editor of CanadExport interviews Brad Knight of Riverwood Solutions, Brad has over 25 years of experience with overseas manufacturing and outsourcing. Even though the Podcast is geared towards a Canadian Market it shows a great breakdown of the multiple ways a company or individual can Manufacture in Mexico. Brad Knight does a great job of taking his years of experience and translating them into an easy to...

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Mexico as the New China

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

Mexico is gaining ground in the realm of global manufacturing and assembly. Everyday Mexico is moving closer to competing with China and even surpassing Asia for some manufacturing and assembly processes. Could Mexico become the new China for North America? An opinion piece in the New York Times thinks Mexico can: The article titled ” Mexico the New China” Takes a look at  how one company’s  foray into Mexico just may have catapulted them into the global Marketplace. The article highlights how Mexico emphasizing Tijuana can...

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Benefits of Manufacturing in Mexico vs China

Posted by on Jan 10, 2013 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

Benefits of Manufacturing in Mexico vs China

What are some of the benefits of Manufacturing in Mexico vs China?  If you have ever thought about having a product manufactured you may be asking yourself that question right now. Manufacturing in Mexico has many benefits; some you may already know and some may be new to you. What Calibaja manufacturing can help you do is determine why Manufacturing in Mexico vs China may be the right option for you. subdomains While both locations offer competitive low cost global manufacturing options they are vastly different in their own...

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China’s high wages help manufacturing in Mexico

Posted by on Nov 23, 2012 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

China’s high wages  help manufacturing in Mexico

A report this past September by the Wall Street Journal discusses the rising labor rate in China related to that of Mexico.  As of September of 2012 the WSJ reports that “Mexico may already be a less-expensive place to make an array of products for the U.S. market, said Boston Consulting Group, which estimates that China’s average manufacturing wage topped Mexico’s this year, when accounting for differences in productivity” The article goes on to state that Mexican workers manufacturing in Mexico on average produce...

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ReShore?

Posted by on Nov 12, 2012 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

ReShore?

A commentary on Manufacturing in Mexico by the Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin America Advisor  and then re-posted by the Bookings  Institute discusses the potential benefits of Manufacturing in Mexico vs China. Some of the questions that were addressed in the article were: “Is Mexico gaining a competitive edge over China in terms of manufacturing? “, and “What are the challenges and benefits of moving production facilities to Mexico?” Andrés Rozental answers “ Studies show that the all-in cost for an...

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Cheap = China…..A thing of the Past

Posted by on Nov 9, 2012 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

Cheap = China…..A thing of the Past

A report from Bloomberg Business week reports on the changing nature of Cheap China. This article looks at the growing discrepancies with the costs associated with manufacturing in China. The article states that while manufacturing in Mexico can appear to be slightly more expensive on the surface the “total cost of ownership” – i.e. expenses associated with things such as storage and delays – must be included in the final price. In this regard the so-called China price, which always seemed to be at least 40% below...

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CNN Money Reports on Mexico

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 in Manufacturing In Mexico VS China | 0 comments

CNN Money Reports on Mexico

Manufacturing in Mexico is gaining in popularity as China falls to the wayside. Mexico is emerging as the number one low cost country to manufacture goods for the US market reports CNNMoney. While costs related to manufacturing in Mexico have gone down in order to compete for  the US market costs have been steadily rising in China. “The index showed that China, once the lowest cost supplier … has now dropped to number three in LCC (low-cost countries) rankings, behind India and the new number one, Mexico,” according to...

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