The main sale from Mexico to South Africa in 2021 was Parts and Accessories of Motor Vehicles (US$39.9M). The main origins of sales to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$41.4M), Jalisco (US$31.6M), and Nuevo León (US$18.1M).
The main product bought by Mexico from South Africa in 2021 was Unwrought Aluminum (US$236M). The main destinations of purchases made to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$373M), Guanajuato (US$62.7M), and San Luis Potosí (US$45.5M).
In the period January to June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from South Africa to Mexico is US$699k. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from South Africa were Nayarit (Confidential), Quintana Roo (Confidential), and Baja California (Confidential).
Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$22.9k in remittances from South Africa, while South Africa received US$53.5k in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 84 inmigrants from South Africa were registered in 2020, 98.8% women and 1.19% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from South Africa were Baja California (82 people) and Sonora (2 people).