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Assessing the Constitutionality of Mexico's National Customs Agency
The creation of the National Customs Agency of Mexico is unconstitutional, considering that its establishment through a regulation contradicts the exclusive powers held by the Tax Administration Service.
A Game-Changing Collaboration to Elevate Global Tourism in Mexico
Mexico will be taking a leading role at the International Tourism Trade Fair in 2025 as FITUR Partner Country.
North American Leaders Advance Clean Hydrogen Collaboration
Government and industry leaders from Mexico and the United States are driving clean hydrogen strategies forward, building on commitments made at 2023.
Modifications to Customs and Foreign Trade Legislation for 2024
The Mexican government has made significant changes to its customs and foreign trade legislation in 2024. These changes affect a wide range of businesses, from importers and exporters to customs brokers and agents.
Mexico is the only country in Latin America where intangible assets are growing
The 52% of Mexico's total business value are intangible assets (+1%) compared to 43% of Brazil (-4%), 42% of Argentina (-13%) and 6% of Chile (-5%).
Accelerated patent grant arrangement expands opportunities for U.S. businesses in Mexico
The new arrangement gives eligible patent applicants the option of using an expedited process for obtaining a patent grant in Mexico based on a U.S. patent grant.
FDI Reaches USD32.9 Billion in the First Nine Months of 2023
Mexico´s foreign direct investment (FDI) totaled USD32.9 billion in the first nine months of 2023, a 2.4% increase compared to the January-September period of 2022, according to the Ministry of Economy (SE).
Mexico offers tax breaks to companies relocating operations
The decree is applicable to 10 key exporting sectors, including aerospace, automotive, electronics, and medical devices.
Tequila and Cognac join forces to safeguard appellations of origin
The Tequila Regulatory Council (CRT) and the National Interprofessional Bureau of Cognac (BNIC) have renewed their collaboration agreement.
Enrique A. Díaz Ends Two-Year Tenure as President of ASIPI
"This has been one of the biggest responsibilities I have had in my professional life. I will be able to look at myself in the mirror satisfied. It is a responsibility that I have carried with dignity, honor, and happiness,” Díaz stated.
Mexico´s position in the USMCA corn dispute
Mexico won´t make any further changes to a decree on genetically modified (GM) corn ahead of a dispute settlement panel requested by the United States.