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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
RegionCentral America
Capital CityMexico City
Government TypeFederal Presidential Republic
Official LanguagesSpanish
CurrencyMexican peso, MXN
Phone Code +52
Important CitiesEcatepec, Guadalajara, Puebla, Ciudad Juarez, Tijuana, Leon, Zapopan, Monterrey, Nezahualcoyotl
National DayIndependence Day (16th Sept)
GDP (nominal)USD 1811.468 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking60
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
Foreign Relations
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)
Major ExportsAutomobiles, Vehicles & Components, Machinery & Appliances, Electrical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Plastics and Products, Household Items & Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Other Products, Fashion and Apparel, Glass and glassware, Toys and Games, Chemical Products, Books and Papers, Pharmaceutical Products, Silk & Textiles
Major ImportsElectrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Plastics and Products, Other Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Chemical Products, Toys and Games, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Wood and Pulp, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Fashion and Apparel, Glass and glassware
Total Exports ValueUSD 578.282 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 604.615 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 26.333 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
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
Major Exports to IndiaMachinery & Appliances, Electrical Products, Gems & Jewellery, Plastics and Products, Chemical Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Rubber and Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Ceramic Products, Wood and Pulp, Silk & Textiles
Major Imports from IndiaAutomobiles, Vehicles & Components, Machinery & Appliances, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Chemical Products, Electrical Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Plastics and Products, Fashion and Apparel, Gems & Jewellery, Rubber and Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Edible Oils & Seeds, Silk & Textiles, Cosmetics and Accessories, Other Products, Household Items & Products
India's Imports ValueUSD 3,867.56 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 5,196.36 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 2 Million (Deficit)
Indian Embassy Details for MexicoEmbassy of India
H.E. Dr. Pankaj Sharma
Honourable Ambassador
Musset 325, Colonia Polanco, Mexico City, C.P. 11550

Honorary Consul of India in Belize
H.E. Mr.Arun S. Hotchandani
Honorary Consul General
14 Albert Street, Belize City
(00 501) 227 1221, 423 7078

Honorary Consul of India in Guadalajara, Jalisco
H.E. Mr. Xavier Orendain Martinez Gallardo
Honorary Consul India
Av.Vallarta No. 6503 int B6, Colonia Cd.Granja, 45010,, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
(00 52 33) 3120 9120, 3120 9107

Honorary Consul of India in Cancun, Mexico
H.E. Mr. Rafael Felipe de Jesus Aguirre Gomez
Honorary Consul India
Blvd. Kukulcan KM 11.5, 16A Zona Hotelera, Plaza Flamingo 77500, Cancun,Mexico

Honorary Consul of India in Monterrey
H.E. Mr. Mario Laborin Benavides
Honorary Consul India
Del Valle, 66220 San Pedro Garza García, Monterrey Nuevo Leon.

Embassy Details of Mexico in IndiaEmbassy of Mexico
H.E. Mr. Federico Salas Lotfe
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
C-8, Anand NiketanNew Delhi-110021
+91-11-24117180, 81,82, 83 (O)

Consulate of Mexico in Mumbai
Mr. Adolfo Garcia Estrada
Consul General
195, NCPA Marg, Ground Floor, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400021

Honorary Consulate of Mexico in kolkata
H.E. Mr. Sumit Mazumder
Honorary Consul
1, Taratolla Road, Kolkata 700 024
+91-33- 2469 3739, 3736 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Mexico in Chennai
H.E. Mr. Ram Kumar Vardarajan
Honorary Consul
23, Jeypore Palace 2B, Padmavathyar Road Gopalapuram, Chennai-600086
09360060969 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Mexico in Bengaluru
H.E. Mr. Sandeep Kumar Maini
Honorary Consul

Honorary Consulate of Mexico in Goa
H.E. Ms. Anisha Hassan Mendes
Honorary Consul