Mexico's economy motors on

Crime is no deal-breaker for businesses bullish on Mexico's location and low labour costs.

     

    Japanese automaker Nissan recently announced it will pour $2bn dollars into Mexico, with the country's grisly crime rate failing to deter additional major investments.

    Honda is also investing in Mexico, as are soft-drink giants Coca-Cola and PepsiCo.

    The Mexican economy has provided good news for a country that has endured a barrage of negative headlines in recent years.

    Al Jazeera's Franc Contreras reports from a car factory in Mexico.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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