Exporting to Mexico

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Mexico.



A detailed guide on doing business in and with Mexico. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Mexico
  • benefits and growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Mexico
  • opportunities in Mexico
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


Learn about changes for UK exporters to Mexico if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Managing risk

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Published 11 April 2014
Last updated 10 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. 2016 update of exporting to Mexico guide.
  2. Updated with 2015 information
  3. First published.