Mexico on the verge of becoming a pet food exporter
In a country where pet food imports have historically outnumbered exports, this reflects a shift in the domestic market.
Historically, Mexico is not a great trader of pet food products. The sum of the pet food trade represented just 93,000 metric tons in 2018, or around 7.5% of its total domestic supply.
It is usual that the country posts a negative trade balance (deficit), as pet food imports usually…