This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-BQA4V9

Lack of a predictable framework on Mexican Health Technology Assessment (HTA) cause issues for UK exporters

in Mexico

Trade barrier summary

The current HTA makes it difficult to introduce new and innovative health treatments. The UK aims to support Mexico in developing systems and strategies to: a. Improve the health and social care priority setting and evidence-based decision making. b. Support the allocation of health and social care resources in a cost-effective and equitable way, while improving quality of care.

Sectors affected

  • Medical devices and equipment
  • Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology



Date reported

26 January 2021

Last updated

26 November 2021

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