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COST ANALYSIS Join us at CPI’s Luncheon & Workshop and learn all about the cost savings in Mexico; from an abundance of highly-skilled and low-cost labor, next-door transportation and logistics savings, to reduced or no-tariff import/export on manufactured goods.
LABOR FORCE Mexico and Baja California's workforce is well-educated, plentiful and reliable. Graduating around 115,000 engineering and technical students nationally per year. The region also offers a variety of academic and applied research centers of great national and international prestige.
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IN MEXICO? CPI's Mexico Shelter Program offer a full service option and is designed for companies interested in setting up a manufacturing facility along Baja California's Mexico border region in the most cost effective and timely manner with limited exposure in Mexico.
The entire California and Baja California is known as the “CaliBaja Mega Region” with the manufacturing hub of Tijuana boasting an over 50 year-old history in manufacturing activities.
At its inception, the draw for foreign manufacturers was its low-cost labor rates, today the manufacturing landscape is much different; Mexico has attracted global corporations from the manufacturing sector that go far beyond simple assembly. It is now common to find companies that design, develop and manufacture some of the most complex products in the marketplace for a variety of industries.Learn More About Us
Our role is to facilitate the successful expansion of manufacturing operations into Mexico. We handle the complete set-up of the new company and manage the day-to-day administrative duties in accordance with Mexican regulations allowing the client to focus 100% on high quality manufacturing. With over 35-years of combined experience our management team has successfully established over 200 companies in Mexico ... expanding their global footprint while ensuring their competitive advantage.
As manufacturers, you’re no doubt always looking for cost saving ideas that can help grow your bottom line so you can grow your business. Rather than making large cuts to one or two departments, this goal is often best achieved through several small cost cutting efforts that ultimately add up to a significant amount of savings.Read more
US President Donald Trump's doctrine of "America first" is hurting relations between his country and Mexico. Trump is committed to renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The tension has been growing in the last few months and it's hard to say whether the treaty - which is set to be discussed in June or July - will survive the demands of the new US administration.Read more
Santander is supporting the UK automotive sector by mounting a new trade initiative to help UK manufacturers to access the Mexican automotive sector. Peter Osborne reports. Eleven of the world’s top carmakers have facilities in Mexico, among them GM, Fiat-Chrysler, Ford, Toyota and VW, driving the country high up the global automotive league table. For Santander’s manufacturing team this is too good an opportunity for UK automotive component manufacturers to miss.Read more
Co-Production International (CPI) announces upcoming workshop “Discover the Savings: Build Your Own Cost Analysis for Manufacturing in Mexico” in Los Angeles, California on May 4th. For over forty years CPI has helped over 200 manufacturing companies establish production in nearshore Mexico. As a regional expert in the industry, this no-cost workshop and luncheon will teach executives how to fully analyze the manufacturing cost in Mexico.Read more
Tijuana, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO. Co-Production International (CPI) helped celebrate the Smiths Group’s Mexico’s operation, Smiths Conexion de Mexico, ten-year anniversary last month. CPI, a regional expert in establishing manufacturing companies in Mexico, worked with Smiths to expand their worldwide manufacturing activities into the northern border city of Tijuana and has continued to support their activities in the region over the last decade. Smiths Interconnect specializes in advanced technologies that serve the contraband detection, medical, aerospace, defense, microwave and energy industries.Read more
The United States, Mexico and Canada announced details for a joint bid for the 2026 World Cup at a news conference on Monday on the 102nd floor of One World Trade Center in New York City. If the ambitious three-nation bid, first reported last week by the Guardian, is successful it would be the first time a World Cup was co-hosted by multiple countries since the 2002 tournament in South Korea and Japan. The bid also comes at a time when the relationship between Mexico and the United States has come under scrutiny, with the US president, Donald Trump, vowing to build a wall on the Mexican border.Read more