Mexico

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…

Exports from Juarez to the U.S. fall

JUAREZ – During the first semester of 2020, Ciudad Juarez stopped exporting more than US$5.5 billion in merchandise to the…

Volaris announces its new CDMX-Sacramento route

MEXICO – Volaris, a low-cost Mexican airline, announced a new international route, which will connect non-stop to Mexico City and…

Restrictions on Mexican agricultural products could lead to a trade war with the United States

U.S. – Legislators, exporters, and importers are debating the impact that the United States’ intention to restrict imports of Mexican…

COVID-19 Restrictions Curtail Cross-border Tourism

By Nancy J. Gonzalez COVID-19 restrictions such as the non-essential travel ban between Mexico and the U.S. as well as…

Border closure to be extended until September: Marcelo Ebrard

MEXICO – The Mexican government proposed that the United States extend the partial closure of their common border for another…

Mexican exports increased in June

MEXICO – After four setbacks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the country’s exports increased 75.57% per month during June, an…