Mexico's soaring aerospace industry
Mexico's aerospace industry has recorded 17.2 percent annual growth over the past nine years. By 2013, the sector's exports reached $5.4 billion, and are expected to reach $12.6 billion by 2020. There are currently 287 companies operating in the Mexican aerospace industry, most NADCAP and AS9100 certified, and working across some five states in the country. Together, they account for approximately 32,600 high-level jobs.