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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…

Railroad blockades affect trade relationship with the U.S.

CHIHUAHUA – The railroad blockades in Chihuahua and Michoacan are acts that affect the credibility and commercial relationship with North…

U.S. affects employment in Nuevo Leon

NUEVO LEON – Despite the fact that Nuevo Leon was the second entity that generated more jobs during the past…

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…

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…

U.S. boosts employment in Juarez

CIUDAD JUAREZ – The economic growth of the industrial sector in the United States boosted the maquiladora industry and thus…

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…

Nonessential Travel Restrictions Extended

The U.S.-Mexico border will remain closed to nonessential travel until July 21. The Trump administration said it would extend existing…