Guidelines of the Restructuration of the Global Automotive Industry and its Implications for Mexico

  • Gilberto González Pérez Pérez

Abstract

The automotive industry (AI) is a system that adopts broad sets of technologies coupled with a business model based on private mobility. This articles explores the guidelines for its restructuration in order to locate the role and position of the mexican industry in the global manufacturing and consumption network, taking as a context the sociotechnical transition towards the interactive mobility paradigm; It is concluded that the strategy focused on attracting strong flows of foreign direct investment (FDI) undermined national productive capacities. This result puts the country in a disadvantageous situation, in a context where the advantage focused on low wages is diluted,as well as in the face of the need to consolidate knowledge capacities required to implement the digitization and automation of emerging processes in the sector.

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Published
2021-06-01
How to Cite
González Pérez, G. (2021). Guidelines of the Restructuration of the Global Automotive Industry and its Implications for Mexico. Norteamérica, Revista Académica Del CISAN-UNAM, 16(2). https://doi.org/10.22201/cisan.24487228e.2021.2.442
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