Executive Workshop:
Costing a Mexico Operation

How much would it cost to set up a manufacturing facility in Mexico?

Join us to find out!

Detroit Athletic Club

241 Madison Avenue Detroit, MI 48226 United States

September 24, 2024

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Your Path to Mexico Starts Here

Join industry leaders in a comprehensive workshop designed to help you effectively estimate your manufacturing costs in Mexico. Whether you're considering expanding your business into Mexico or you're already operating there, understanding and controlling your costs is crucial to ensuring long-term success. Hosted by Tetakawi, this workshop will empower you with vital insights, data, and strategies, facilitating your successful entry into the Mexican market or enhancing the performance of your existing operations.

What Will You Learn?

Insight into the advantages and challenges of manufacturing in Mexico.
Proven methodologies for establishing and growing a successful operation in Mexico.
Pros and cons of potential manufacturing locations across Mexico.
Comprehensive overview of labor laws affecting manufacturing in Mexico.
Comparative analysis of costs in various manufacturing venues, including wages, real estate, taxes, and utilities.
Strategies for financing new or existing equipment in your Mexican operation.
... and more.

Who Should Attend?

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Companies seeking to understand the cost factors associated with manufacturing in Mexico.

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Companies already manufacturing in Mexico and considering additional or alternative venues.

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Consultants and Site Selectors looking to enhance their knowledge of Mexico's primary manufacturing locations.

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Private Equity firms seeking strategies to enhance the financial performance of manufacturing companies in their portfolios.

Each participant will receive:

• A free and functional cost model with general costs for manufacturing in Mexico ($2,500 value).
• Benchmark costs derived from real-time data from over 75 successful operations in Mexico.

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Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:30am – 9:00am

is Mexico Right for You? - Pros and Cons, Mexico vs China, and Trends.

9:00am – 9:15am

Entrance Strategies for Manufacturing in Mexico - Contract Manufacturing, Standalone, Shelter, Acquisition, JV.

9:15am – 9:30am

Overview of Manufacturing Locations in Mexico - Border, Northeast, Northwest, Bajio, Near Mexico City, and more.

9:30am – 10:00am

Introduction to Mexico Cost Factors - Labor Rates, Utility Rates, Real Estate Costs, and more.

10:00am – 11:00am

Mexico's Financing Environment - Challenges, recommendations, and how to choose a lender to finance equipment.

11:00am – 11:15am

Cost Estimation Session - Interactive session that uses 3 case studies to model what it costs to manufacture in Mexico.

11:15am – 11:45am

Final Comments / Q&A

11:45am – 12:15pm

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For more information about the event please contact Ricardo Rascon:
[email protected]

About Our Presenter:

David McQueen

David McQueen

Management Consultant at Tetakawi, has over 30 years of senior business leadership experience. His roles have included Director, Vice President, and President of various companies. Among his accomplishments is the successful launch of multiple manufacturing operations in Mexico.

About Tetakawi

Whether you’re thinking about manufacturing in Mexico or are already there, only Tetakawi can provide everything you need to investigate, launch, operate, and thrive. Since 1986, no one has helped more companies launch, operate, and thrive in Mexico than Tetakawi. With 25,000 employees, 75 clients from around the world, Tetakawi is the largest provider of support services for foreign manufacturing companies in Mexico.

Thinking about manufacturing in Mexico, but unable to attend?

Talk to a Tetakawi expert to discover how your company can succeed in Mexico.