All goods and products imported into Mexico must comply with applicable technical regulations and labeling requirements published by the Mexican Government in the Diario Oficial de la Federacion (Official Gazette), the Mexican equivalent of the US Federal Register.
The correct HS classification is extremely important. All technical regulations, standards, duties and other import controls are determined based on the HS code product classification.
US Commercial Service Mexico Specialists provide you with a report of draft and final technical regulations and standards.
Standards can be:
Five different lists are included to assist U.S. exporters, companies, and other parties, interested in:
The Secretariat of Economy website has an updated list of Mexican standards
Some other organizations like ANCE, NYCE and the Federal Secretariats also publish the standards for their own sectors. Example: All standards for pharmaceuticals, medical devices and medical services and procedures are published by COFEPRIS
How to find other Market Research published by the US Commercial Service
The U.S. government’s central source for export information - reports are available through the Market Research Library.