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About Mexico

Mexico, officially known as the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is an important nation and forms the start of Latin America.

Mexico has the 15th largest nominal GDP. The economy is driven by the industry primarily automotive, electronics and oil. Agriculture adds only a small part to the GDP of the country.

Country Facts

 

Basic Details
RegionLatin America
Capital CityMexico City
Government TypeFederal presidential constitutional republic
Official LanguagesSpanish
Currency Mexican peso, MXN
Phone Code +52
Important CitiesEcatepec, Guadalajara, Puebla, Ciudad Juarez, Tijuana, Leon, Zapopan, Monterrey, Nezahualcoyotl
National DayIndependence Day (16th Sept)
Economy
Ease of Doing Business Ranking60 (Easy)
Primary Industriesfood and beverages, tobacco, chemicals, iron and steel, petroleum, clothing, motor vehicles, consumer durables, and tourism It is a major exporter of silver, fruits, vegetables, coffee, cotton, oil and oil products
Major Exportsmanufactured goods, electronics, vehicles and auto parts, oil and oil products, silver, plastics, fruits, vegetables, coffee, cotton, silver
Major Exports to IndiaFootwear, Vegetables, Animal, Hides and skins, Wood, Textiles and Clothing, Food Products, Stone and Glass, Minerals, Plastic or Rubber
Major ImportsElectrical machinery, equipment, Machinery including computers, Vehicles, Mineral fuels including oil, Plastics, plastic articles, Optical, technical, medical apparatus, Iron, steel, Articles of iron or steel, Organic chemicals, Aluminum.
Major Imports from IndiaTransportation, Chemicals, Metals, Machinery and Electricals, Textiles and Clothing, Plastic or Rubber, Stone and Glass, Vegetables, Raw materials, Footwear
Foreign Relations
Trade Agreements with IndiaGlobal System of Trade and Preferences (GSTP), bilateral trade, India-Mexico Bilateral High Level Group (BHLG) on Trade, Investment and Economic Cooperation
Bordering NationsUSA, Guatemala, Belize
Member ofAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation(APEC), Community of Latin American,Caribbean States(CELAC), Community of Latin American and Caribbean States(CLACS), Group of 15(G15), Group of 20(G20), Group of 24(G24), Group of 8+5(G8+5), Lima Group(GL), International Monetary Fund(IMF), North American Free Trade Agreement(NAFTA), Organization of American States(OAS), Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development(OECD), Organization of Ibero-American States(OIAS), Pacific Economic Cooperation Council(PECC), Trans-Pacific Partnership(TPP), Uniting for Consensus(UFC), United Nations(UN), World Trade Organization(WTO)
Indian Embassy DetailsH.E. Mr. Muktesh Kumar Pardeshi
Honourable Ambassador
Embassy of India
Musset 325, Colonia Polanco, Mexico City, C.P. 11550
Email: hoc.mexico@mea.gov.in
Phone:
Embassy Details in IndiaH. E. Mr. Federico Salas Lotfe
Honorable Ambassador
Embassy of Mexico
C-8, Benito Juarez Marg, Block C, Anand Niketan, New Delhi, Delhi 110021.
Email: embamexindia@airtelmail.in; contactoembind@sre.gob.mx; comerciolembind@sre.gob.mx
Phone: 011 2411 7180