Arkansas & Mexico
Reports, Facts and Statistics about Arkansas’s No. 2 Trading Partner
$851 MILLION IN EXPORTS TO MEXICO EVERY YEAR
Arkansas exported over $851 million in goods to Mexico in 2017.
MORE THAN 51,000 JOBS DEPEND ON MEXICO TRADE
Trade with Mexico sustains 51,000 Arkansas jobs.
710% INCREASE IN EXPORTS TO MEXICO SINCE 1994
Arkansas exports to Mexico are growing 3.5 times faster than exports to any other country.
PRESENTATION | Arkansas: A True Ally of Mexico
This presentation was delivered by ProMexico Trade and Investment Commissioner Fernando Marti on October 23, 2018 at the World Trade Center Arkansas’s diplomatic briefing on the status of North America trade relations. ProMexico is the trade and investment commission of the Mexican government and is responsible for growing imports (from countries like the United States), exports and foreign direct investment. This presentation details the trading relationship between the state of Arkansas and Mexico and explains the current status of NAFTA modernization.
ARKANSAS MEXICO TRADE - Mexico Secretary of External Relations
This two page infographic fact sheet from Mexico’s Secretary of External Relations comes from the Embassy of Mexico in the United States. This fact sheet visually breaks down the $1.7 billion in trade between Arkansas and Mexico in 2018 and shows export growth since 1999 by type of goods. In addition, it highlights how many jobs are supported in Arkansas by this trade, which Mexican companies invest in Arkansas offers supporting facts about U.S. – Mexico trade and the modernization of NAFTA through the USMCA.
OFFICIAL DECREE | List of U.S. Goods Under Mexico-Imposed Tariffs
This is the decree imposing tariffs of imports of U.S. goods to Mexico, modifying the Tariff of the General Import and Export Tax Law, the Decree establishing the Applicable Rate during 2003, of the General Import Tax, for merchandise originating in North America and the Decree establishing various Sectoral Promotion Programs.
REPORT | Jobs Depend on Mexico Trade
This infographic comes from the Office of the Consul General of Mexico in Austin. It provides a state-by-state representation of the trade relationships with Mexico. Zoom in in the photo viewer to see the information up close. 51,000 Arkansas jobs depend on trade with Mexico according to this report.