Maersk Post #2, May 2016

Trade and globalisation are key ingredients to Mexico's next step up

At a time when the Maersk Group has reduced its workforce to raise its competitiveness, investing in talent development and employee engagement is more important than ever. The Maersk Group aims to grow through the downturn, by focusing on investment opportunities and innovation, and people are one of the most important assets in that drive.

It's Mexico's moment right now

Mexico has become a manufacturing titan and lesser-known areas of the country such as Guadalajara’s technology hub are driving the economy.

An auto boom from the desert

Mexico’s auto industry has attracted global multibillion dollar investments. For KIA Motors, a South Korean carmaker, this has led to Maersk Line bringing in equipment for a state-of-the-art plant in the Mexican desert.