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Walmart's first store outside the United States opened in Mexico in 1991 -- a Sam's Club in Mexico City. In 1997, Walmart acquired a majority position in Cifra, and in 2000 the name changed to Walmart de México (WALMEX). Learn more

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Walmart de México y Centroamérica President & CEO:  Guilherme Loureiro
Total Associates in Mexico and Central America: 225,598* 
Total Associates in Mexico: 231,996* 
*As of the end of 2015