Ask an Expert: Understanding Mexico's Import-Export MarketNovember 1, 2021
How will Mexico’s growth over the next decade impact North American trade? FCC Chief Agricultural Economist J.P. Gervais shares insights that could help you win over Mexican food buyers. He also talks about competitive advantages that have helped Mexico on the world stage, and the opportunities for Canada in this market.
• Mexico is Canada’s fourth-largest export market for agri-food products.
• Due to the anticipated increase in per capita income over the next 10 years, Mexico is projected to be a growth market for meat, grain, and oilseeds.
• The United States has a location advantage over Canada to capture Mexican growth.
• The key to staying competitive is to closely match Mexican food preferences.
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