Arizona’s neighboring state of Sonora will not produce Ford’s Focus model as originally planned by the company, and their new business strategy might affect both sides of the border.
Mezcal has become a booming business for Oaxaca, Mexico. The pungent booze is being marketed throughout the U.S. and not just at the consumer level: the industry is looking for serious investors.
At a sales show in Mexico City, one successful Arizona company helped others find a way to enter the Latin American market.
Arizona’s ports of entry have a bad reputation as sluggish thoroughfares ill-equipped to handle the cross border shipping industry. The push is on to change that reputation.
A fugitive former state governor from Mexico wanted on corruption-related charges was arrested in Panama, just as he was waiting to board a plane to Paris.
Mexican shoppers are paying more money in customs duties when they return from shopping in the U.S., according to Mexican government. But that may not necessarily mean that more people are crossing the border to shop in the U.S.
State officials from Arizona and cross-border neighbor Sonora are lobbying airline and railroad executives for increased services to the region.
The federal government would pay to overhaul the port of entry in San Luis under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for next year.
Mexican and Canadian officials met in Mexico City on Tuesday and made their stance clear on the North American Free Trade Agreement: it will be revised and renewed, but only if the three nations involved work together.
For decades, colleges in Arizona have received a steady stream of Mexican students seeking to complete doctoral degrees in science and math. Initially, the Mexican government sent them as an effort to boost the number of scientists in that country. But now, Arizona colleges recruit them as one way to keep up their graduate enrollment.