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About the Czech- Mexican Chamber of Commerce

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce is an agency created to strengthen business relations between Mexico and the Czech Republic.The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization operating as the bilateral interest Chamber of Commerce.

  • We represent Czech and Mexican entrepreneurs and companies doing business and looking for quality and effectiveness in their network opportunities.
  • We promote strong long lasting relationships amongst our members and the business community.
  • We are the platform in which businessmen, politicians, academics, diplomats and non-governmental organizations  of both, the Czech Republic and Mexico, meet creating an ideal environment to pursue business opportunities.

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce works for its members, who are Czech and Mexican companies doing business in the Czech Republic  and Mexico.

Our Mission

To improve, promote and expand the commercial trade and business relationships between Mexico and the Czech Republic as strategic partners of choice for a high added value in investment and export operations.

 

The commercial representation of your company through an organization with a solid commercial basis such as Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce will allow you to break into new markets. The extensive knowledge and networks of this organization will allow you to achieve your goals internationally.

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce enables you to establish a solid business link between the two countries also to develop commercial activities with higher added value for best results and to achieve higher levels of competitiveness as a company.

ABOUT US

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce is an agency created to strengthen business relations with Mexico and the Czech Republic.The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization operating as the bilateral Chamber of Commerce.

 

Doing Business
  • We represent Czech and Mexican entrepreneurs and companies doing business and looking for quality and effectiveness in their network opportunities.
  • We promote strong long lasting relationships amongst our members and the business community.
  • We are the platform in which businessmen, politicians, academics, diplomats and non-governmental organizations  of both, the Czech Republic and Mexico, meet creating an ideal environment to pursue business opportunities.

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce works for its members, who are Czech and Mexican companies doing business in the Czech Republic  and Mexico.

Our Mission

To improve, promote and expand the commercial trade and business relationships between Mexico and the Czech Republic as strategic partners of choice for a high added value in investment and export operations.

Deciding Business

The commercial representation of your company through an organization with a solid commercial basis such as Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce will allow you to break into new markets. The extensive knowledge and networks of this organization will allow you to achieve your goals internationally.

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce enables you to establish a solid business link between the two countries also to develop commercial activities with higher added value for best results and to achieve higher levels of competitiveness as a company.

What we can do for you.

CONSULTING AND INFORMATION SERVICES

Advisory

We can provide tailor made advisory services on a wide range of subjects to help you succeed in the global economy. Our aim is to save you time, costs and reduce the inevitable risk of doing business in an overseas market.

We can assist you to obtain data like:

  • Business reports on companies registered in Czech Republic/Mexico
  • General information on the Czech/Mexican business environment B2B Meetings
  • Search of companies according to product category (list)
  • Information on setting-up a business
  • Laws and regulations about different product categories
  • Import-export data per product category
  • Assistance to business delegation coming to Czech Republic
  • Organizing conferences and seminars

(Some of this services will have a cost depending on the type of membership. All of them have an extra cost for non-members).

Media and Communication

We offer you attractive options to promote your company and services on our website, events and publications (including our Social Media sites). For our members we have special price offers of advertising in our partnership magazine. Also, we can support your marketing and advertising campaign, help you design your public appearance or organize press conference for you.

Publications

We regularly publish articles about Mexico and the Czech Republic in various world known magazines and on-line news portals.

Business contact information

We will provide you with the necessary information and contacts to develop your activities in the Czech Republic and Mexico. For complex projects, we count with associates fully dedicated to the task. Your profile will be added to the list of members, giving you the opportunity to make new contacts. Finally, the membership will help you to increase the credibility and prestige of your company in front of your business partners.

Trade Shows

We help you to master trade fairs and get together a group of companies to optimize the rental cost of any stand in a fair, look after travel arrangements and on-site support to do business matching & promotion services.

Business Mission Services

To organize inbound and outbound business delegations is a classical feature in our services portfolio. Our offices handle visiting delegations from Mexico as well as a business groups from Czech Republic to Mexico.

Event Management

We can help you to plan, organize and conduct a large variety of events to engage with Czech and/or Mexican companies.

There is a very long tradition of business between the Czech Republic and Mexico.

Why to start business in Czech Republic? - The Czech Republic is very perspective  and solvent business partner. - The Czech Republic is a member of EU that enhance its credibility as a business partner. It is perceived as a country with a stable economic environment and access to the EU market.

The Location in the heart of Europe

  • By locating your business in the Czech Republic you open the door to all countries in the Europe. Its location in the middle of Europe gives you the best opportunity to start in the center and easily reach other location when doing a business or when expanding your future business.
  • Lower costs of setting your business with the same level of provided services as in other EU countries.
  • The costs of living in Czech Republic are not as high as the cost in Western Europe and setting the business is thus less expensive while the level of services, infrastructure and offered skills are the same.
  • Long tradition of quality education and general high language skills
  • High quality education and research, especially in Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, has a long tradition in the Czech Republic.

 Investing In the Czech Republic
The Czech Republic is one of the most successful CEE countries in terms of attracting foreign direct investment. Over 173,000 Czech firms across all sectors are now supported by foreign capital. According to the Czech National Bank, a total amount of EUR 77.8 billion worth of FDI has been recorded since 1993 (Source: Czech National Bank, 2012). The introduction of investment incentives in 1998 stimulated a massive inflow of FDI into greenfield projects. The Czech Republic's accession to the European Union in 2004 and the amendments to the investment-incentives legislation have further boosted investment. According to an Economist Intelligence Unit database, the Czech Republic has consistently attracted a high rate of foreign direct investment per capita since 2000, which confirms the country's strong attractiveness for foreign investors. The Czech Republic’s economic freedom score is 72.5, making its economy the 24th freest in the 2015 Index (source: http://www.heritage.org/index/country/czechrepublic)

Why to start a business in Mexico?

  • Mexico is among the 12 priority countries considered within the export strategy of the Czech republic.
  • Mexico is a potential market of more than 100 million of consumers.
  • This emerging economy provides a stability and opportunities for growth.
  • A significant liberalization of imports with a total of 12 free trade agreements involving 44 countries.
  • Low inflation and permanently regulated rate Mexican peso against the U.S. dollar, Euro and other currencies.
  • The Mexican governments efforts to strengthen trade relation between Mexico and EU countries.
  • Also Mexico has recently considered the Czech Republic as a particularly good and solvent business partner.
  • Access to the EU has increased the credibility of the Czech Republic as a partner for trade and economic cooperation.
  • The Czech Republic is perceived as a partner with a stable economic environment and access to the EU market.
  • Integration of the Czech Republic into the Joint Committee of the EU-Mexico strengthens the position of Czech entities in case of resolving any disputes and trade barriers

 Mexico City

Mexico is the gateway to the world’s most important market.

  • It is part of the largest economic block in the world (NAFTA).
  • NAFTA Market = almost 18.7 trillion dollars (FMI).
  • Mexico has a network of free trade agreements which grants preferential access to 45 countries (almost 1.2 billion people).
  • It is an ideal export platform to reach two thirds of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Mexico is a leading exporter of high-tech advanced manufacturing.

Mexico's total trade within the region is 35%
81% of Mexico's manufactured goods are exported

47% Mexico's exports has grown 47% between 2005 and 2015

Mexico is one of the 7 most attractive countries to invest in, according to the World Investment Report 2013 of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

Mexico climbed 5 positions to stand at 7th place, after occupying the 12th spot on the previous survey. During 2012, Mexico ranked 23rd as the main receiving country on a global scale. Investments made by Mexican companies abroad placed the country at the 15th position.

Mexico is an important attraction pole for investment.

  • In 2013, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) is expected to reach 35 billion dollars, higher than the levels registered in 2012.

Mexico ranks 9th among the 25 most attractive countries for investors worldwide, according to consulting firm A.T. Kearney’s FDI Confidence Index 2013.

  • Mexico outdid Japan, Russia, France, Switzerland and Poland, among others, in this Index.

Mexico is a competitive destination.

  • Mexico holds vast amounts of productive knowledge. The country manufactures and exports a large number of sophisticated goods.
  • Mexico ranks in the top 20 of Harvard’s Atlas of Economic Complexity.
  • The Index of Technological Sophistication (OECD, 2010) for Mexican export products (3.25) is the highest in Latin America, surpassing India (2.61) and Brazil (2.49)

Mexico offers modern and world-class infrastructure.

  • 100 billion dollars will be invested by the federal government during 2013-2018. This important investment is outlined in the Transport and Communications Infrastructure Investment Program 2013-2018.
  • 45% of this investment will be used to modernize and upgrade transport infrastructure, while 55% will be used for telecommunications.

Mexico offers competitive costs in North America.

  • AlixPartners’ Manufacturing Cost Index 2013 places Mexico as a highly competitive country in terms of costs, surpassing China or the United States for products like manufactured and assembled parts, as well as consumer products.
  • Mexico was the most competitive country (among 33 nations) in terms of manufacturing compensation costs and taxes, according to the Global Benchmark Report 2013 published by the Confederation of Danish Industry.
  • Mexico is 21% more competitive than the US in the total cost of doing business across 19 industries, according to KPMG.

Mexico has a favorable business environment.

  • Mexico is one of the best places for doing business in Latin America.
  • Ranked 48th in the World Bank’s “Doing Business 2013” report.
  • Investors only need nine days and six procedures to open a business.
  • Mexico had its best ranking in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013.
  • The country climbed five positions, from 58th to 53rd place.
  • Mexico climbed five positions in the 2013 World Competitiveness Yearbook done by IMD.
  • It ranks above countries like India, Brazil and Russia.

Mexico has a young, talented and skilled population.

  • According to the 2010 Census, Mexico has 112.3 million inhabitants and a median age of 26.
  •  More than 110,000 engineers graduate every year.
  • Economically Active Population (EAP): 50.2 million people (INEGI, I-2013).
  • Currently, the EAP represents 64% of total population, a rate that will remain for over two decades.
  • By 2025, Mexico will reach the lowest dependency index (children and senior citizens / EAP).
  • According to SHL Group’s Global Leadership Study (2012), Mexico will be the greatest source of future leaders.

JOIN US AND BECOME A MEMBER

Part of our commitment is the continued promotion of the products and services of our members. Through various communication channels and using marketing techniques to increase the visibility of your company among your prospective clients or partners.

Nowadays it is vital to develop business relationships, to build strong business ties with foreign customers and potential partners. Through the Chamber, you will establish relationships through concrete business meetings, allowing you to build the foundations for future business partnerships.

To provide our members a continuous learning program according to their company’s needs. Through seminars in different areas of the Czech and Mexican market or about current issues and high value-added content to enhance the performance and usage of your business in this new market.

The Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce Values

REPRESENT

The commercial representation of your company through an organization with a solid commercial basis such as Czech-Mexican Chamber of Commerce will allow you to break into new markets. The extensive knowledge and networks of this organization will allow you to achieve your goals internationally.

PROMOTE

Part of our commitment is the continued promotion of the products and services of our members. Through various communication channels and using marketing techniques to increase the visibility of your company among your prospective clients or partners.

LINK

Nowadays it is vital to develop business relationships, to build strong business ties with foreign customers and potential partners.

Through the Chamber, you will establish relationships through concrete business meetings, allowing you to build the foundations for future business partnerships.

DEVELOP

The Czech Mex Chamber of Commerce enables you to establish a solid business link between the two countries also to develop commercial activities with higher added value for best results and to achieve higher levels of competitiveness as a company.

INFORM

To provide our members a continuous learning program according to their company’s needs. Through seminars in different areas of the Czech and Mexican market or about current issues and high value-added content to enhance the performance and usage of your business in this new market.