Light Vehicles

The Mexican light vehicle production is facing an interesting situation. On the one hand, low oil prices in the US decreased demand for compact vehicles leading to an understandable reduction in manufacturing operations. On the other hand, the latest investments in Mexico are starting to balance the numbers even pushing causing them to increase, while companies keep bringing compact vehicle production lines to the country due to cost and logistic advantages.

The second chapter of MAR 2017 analyzes the challenges and opportunities that light vehicle OEMs have and the strategies they are implementing to improve their operations, reduce costs and increase their market share in this competitive environment.