Executive Workshop Tetakawi - Manufacturing in Mexico

Costing a Mexico Operation

How much would it cost to set up a manufacturing facility in Mexico? Join us to find out.

Detroit, Michigan

Detroit Athletic Club (DAC)

December 1, 2022

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Your Path to Mexico Starts Here

Estimate your costs for manufacturing in Mexico with the help of the best in the industry. Whether you’re thinking about manufacturing in Mexico or you’re already there, the key to long-term success is understanding and controlling all of your costs. This workshop, hosted by Tetakawi, will provide you with the information, insights, and data you need to expand into Mexico or improve your current operation's success.

What Will You Learn?

The pros and cons of manufacturing in Mexico.
Entrance strategies for expanding into Mexico.
Demographic characteristics of manufacturing locations in Mexico.
Overview of Labor Laws in Mexico.
Cost comparisons across different manufacturing venues (Wages, Real Estate, Taxes, Utilities, etc. ).
Successful strategies to get started in Mexico.
... and, much more.

Who Should Attend?

Companies who would like to understand the cost factors associated with manufacturing in Mexico. 

Companies who are already manufacturing in Mexico but considering an additional or alternative venue. 

Companies who have competitors in Mexico and would like understand the cost structure they are competing with.

Consultants and Site Selectors who would like to strengthen their understanding of Mexico's primary manufacturing locations.

Each participant will receive:

• A free and functional cost model with general costs for Manufacturing in Mexico ($1,200 value).
• Benchmark costs derived from real-time data from over 60 successful operations in Mexico.


Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:30am – 9:00am

Pros and Cons of Manufacturing in Mexico

9:00am – 9:15am

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

9:15am – 9:30am

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

9:30am – 10:30am

Cost Estimation Session - Interactive session that uses 2 case studies to model what it costs to manufacture in Mexico.

10:30am – 11:30am

Final Comments/ Closing

11:30am – 12:00pm

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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.

Ready to Start Manufacturing in Mexico?

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