Mexico

Fiscal support on the northern border is extended

MEXICO – President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced that a decree will be signed to extend the application of fiscal…

U.S. energy exports to Mexico near record-high levels

U.S. – The United States exported crude oil, petroleum products, and natural gas to Mexico worth nearly US$34 billion in…

Mexico’s exports to the U.S. grew in September

MEXICO – Mexican exports of products to the United States totaled US$29.8 billion in September, an increase of 1.1% which…

Border maquilas on red alert for COVID-19 outbreak

MEXICALI – Companies in the U.S.-Mexico border states could experience a COVID-19 outbreak, at least, in Mexicali, five companies registered…

Mexico Aims to Reduce Smuggling and Increase Tax Collection

MEXICO – Tax collection for foreign trade operations at the Mexican customs during the first semester of the year had…

New agreement with US allows Mexico to meet water obligations

MEXICO – The federal government announced that it had reached an agreement with the United States to settle Mexico’s water…

Border closure extends until November

MEXICO – The governments of Mexico and the United States will extend for another month the restrictions on non-essential land…

South Texas leaders in Mexico to discuss water debt

TEXAS — A delegation of local South Texas leaders led by U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, met with Mexico’s foreign…

Mexico remains as the U.S.’s main trading partner

MEXICO – Total trade between Mexico and the United States amounted to US$337 billion between January and August 2020, making…

Industry leaders bullish on border manufacturing

U.S. – Border industry is poised for explosive growth in the next few years, as companies take heed of lessons…

Mexico stands out as an attractive U.S. exporter

MEXICO – Aspects such as a better location, low labor costs and manufacturing supply chains, give Mexico an advantage over…

Mount Franklin Foods opening new candy factory at Mexican-U.S. border

CHIHUAHUA – Mount Franklin Foods is opening a new  220,000-sq.-ft., state-of-the-art candy manufacturing facility in San Jeronimo — a port…

Mexico and U.S. extend land border closure till October 21

MEXICO – The border between Mexico and the United States will remain closed to nonessential travel until at least October…

US$40 million will be invested in Pharr port

PHARR – An expansion project of the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge leading into South Texas is expected to add dozens of…

Lawsuit alleging private border wall violates U.S.-Mexico treaty appears headed to trial

TEXAS – A lawsuit filed by the federal government against the builder of a private border wall that hugs the…