Fact Sheet: Mexico - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Mexico City
  • Population (millions): 118.4
  • Total area: 1,943,950 km2
  • Currency: Peso
  • Language (s): Spanish

Economic Facts 2013

  • GDP ($ billions): 1,296.2
  • GDP per capita ($): 10,948
  • GDP growth (%): 1.1
  • Inflation (%): 3.8
  • Unemployment (%): 4.9

Key Opportunities

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and processed food
  • Automotive
  • Information and communications technology
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment Promotion and Initiatives

  • Canada-Mexico Partnership
Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports to Mexico$5,386.4
Canada’s merchandise imports from Mexico$26,726.6
Canadian investment in Mexico$12,289
Mexican investment in Canada$22