Mexico shootout slows Texas border truck traffic

The Supply Chain Journal

Mexico border. Thankfully, it happens in Mexico, you never see the violence spill over to the U.S.,” Canada again beats Mexico, remains top US trade partner. News Trucking Colombia Solidarity Bridge Laredo Mexico Texas US-Mexico border World Trade Bridge

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Strong earthquake rocks southwestern Mexico

The Supply Chain Journal

A powerful earthquake struck southwestern Mexico late Tuesday evening. It caused widespread shaking as far away as the capital city of Mexico City and killed at least one person. Mexico : CCTV video shows the power of the 7.4 Mexico 7.0M

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Borderlands: More investment, manufacturing jobs for Mexico

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. More investment, manufacturing jobs for Mexico. Four companies recently announced big plans in Mexico, including a new factory and several major expansion projects.

GM to invest $1B to build electric vehicles in Mexico

The Supply Chain Journal

General Motors (NYSE: GM ) announced Thursday it will invest $1 billion in a manufacturing complex in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico, that will build electric vehicles by 2023. . The announcement represents the first major investment for an electric vehicle factory in Mexico.

Who watches the border in Mexico?

The Supply Chain Journal

Transporting goods in and out of Mexico can be a challenge for both experienced and new shippers or logistics professionals. Mexico has 49 customs offices or districts around the country overseen by SAT. In 2020, Mexico’s annual customs revenue from foreign trade was $49.4

Borderlands: Mexico faces growing shortage of truck drivers

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Shortage of truck drivers growing in Mexico, experts say. A perfect storm of factors is causing a growing shortage of truck drivers across Mexico, experts say.

Borderlands: Mexico exports of commercial trucks jump 277%

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico exports of commercial trucks jump 277%. Other top heavy-duty truck producers/exporters in Mexico during May were International Trucks Inc., Mexico border.

Short-Sea Shipping: A Viable Alternative for Navigating U.S. & Mexico Capacity Challenges

Talking Logistics

Shippers in the United States and Mexico are facing significant supply chain challenges. & Mexico Capacity Challenges. & Mexico Capacity Challenges appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Borderlands: Mexico remains top US trade partner, Canada No. 2

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico remains top US trade partner, Canada No. For the second month in a row, Mexico was the main trading partner of the U.S., and Mexico totaled $54.7

What does it take to set up manufacturing shop in Mexico?

The Supply Chain Journal

Some global manufacturers could be feeling a cost crunch, and Mexico might be the solution they’re looking for, according to Joshua Rubin, vice president of business development at Javid LLC. “We’re Mexico in February regained its position as the No. Mexico regains status as No.

US extends COVID-19 travel restrictions with Mexico and Canada

The Supply Chain Journal

Land and ferry border crossings between the United States, Canada and Mexico will remain closed to nonessential travel until at least July 21. It’s time for Washington and Mexico City to make the border a priority.”. Mexico remains top U.S.

Borderlands: Mundi launches finance tool for Mexico-based freight forwarders

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mundi launches finance tool aimed at Mexico-based freight forwarders. More manufacturing jobs headed for Mexico.

Borderlands: Foreign investors pump money, manufacturing jobs into Mexico

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Eight foreign companies recently announced they were expanding or building export factories in Mexico. port for trade with Mexico, totaling $19.7

Borderlands: Why does innovation stop at the Mexico border?

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. This week: Why does innovation stop at the Mexico border?; Why does innovation stop at the Mexico border? Mexico border. Mexico and Canada. .

Can Mexico capitalize on US automakers’ pivot to electric vehicles?

The Supply Chain Journal

Mexico trade, could dramatically change as many automakers make a substantial shift to manufacturing electric vehicles. automaker to announce it would build electric vehicles in Mexico. Redwood Mexico is part of Redwood Logistics , headquartered in Chicago. Photo: GM Mexico).

Borderlands: Canada again beats Mexico, remains top US trade partner

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. This week: Canada again beats Mexico to remain the top U.S. Canada again beats Mexico, remains top US trade partner. Mexico’s trade with the U.S.

Bullets from hijacked US-bound trucks recovered in Mexico

The Supply Chain Journal

bound tractor-trailers in central Mexico June 9. About 5 million bullets were found in the Mexican municipality of San Luis de La Paz in the state of Guanajuato, about 19 miles from where the bullets were stolen, Mexico’s National Guard (GN) reported Friday. Mexico remains top U.S.

Volkswagen workers in Mexico empower union to call strike

The Supply Chain Journal

Autoworkers at Volkswagen’s (OTCMKTS: VWAGY ) plant in Puebla, Mexico, recently voted to go on strike if wage negotiations can’t be settled by Aug. Canada, Mexico and other markets, and is one of the largest auto factories in the country.

U.S.-Mexico Spat Threatens Avocado Shortage

Supply Chain Brain

The great avocado affair of 2022 began with a little-noticed weekend press release from Mexico’s Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry. was shutting down imports of avocados from Mexico’s top producing region because one of its inspectors received a threatening phone call

New air cargo service connects China to Mexico City

The Supply Chain Journal

Aeroméxico Cargo launched a route Saturday between Wuhan, China, and Mexico City, becoming the first regular service from the Chinese mainland to Latin America, according to a release. Air Cargo News Trucking Aeromexico air cargo cargo-only flights China e-commerce Mexico City Wuhan China

Dachser Mexico expands trade with LCL service to Brazil

The Supply Chain Journal

Dachser Mexico announced it has launched a weekly less-than-container load (LCL) service between Mexico and Brazil aiming to provide customers with reliable transport, with cargo typically arriving at the destination port in 22 days. Imports to Mexico from Brazil totaled $5.49

Borderlands: Mexico trade boomed in May but profit margins tightening

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico trade boomed in May but profit margins tightening, experts say. Mexico exported $40.8 Imports into Mexico rose 87.5% Canada and Mexico.

Borderlands: Mexico records 692 commercial cargo thefts in April

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico records 692 commercial cargo thefts in April. Cardenas is vice chairman of Transportes Innovativos , a truckload carrier based in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Podcast | Is Mexico Violating the USMCA on Biotech Imports?

Supply Chain Brain

and Mexico is massive: the U.S. ships nearly $20 billion in farm exports to Mexico each year. Trade in agricultural products between the U.S. But that relationship could be in jeopardy

Mexico Back in the Supply Chain Spotlight

Talking Logistics

It seems like we’ve come full circle with Mexico. A lot of companies set up operations and sourced from Mexico back in the 90s, then the focus shifted to China and other Asian countries, and now Mexico is back in the spotlight. What is it about Mexico that makes it an attractive trading partner again? There are roughly 4,000 maquilas operating in Mexico today…. . Luckily for Mexico, the U.S. Mexico has built up substantial reserves.

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Borderlands: Mexico reports 5,000-plus cargo thefts in first half of 2021

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico reports 5,000-plus cargo thefts in first half of 2021. Mexico City-based last-mile logistics provider raises $7 million.

Chainalytics Partners with Mexico-based Consulting Firm Tsol to Launch Intra-Mexico Freight Benchmarking Service

CHAINalytics

Atlanta, GA (March 11, 2019) — Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics, and market intelligence has entered into a strategic alliance with Tsol, a Mexico-based consulting firm and logistics technology provider, to deliver its freight rate benchmarking service within Mexico.

5 Things to Know About U.S.-Mexico Logistics

Talking Logistics

Trade flowing across the United States-Mexico border has grown exponentially since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was enacted in 1994. It has been further spurred by the trend of nearshoring over the last decade, as American companies have relocated their manufacturing facilities to Mexico to take advantage of a skilled workforce, improving infrastructure, and proximity to the United States. carrier tractors to a 26-kilometer zone inside the Mexico border.

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Check Call: From Mexico to New York

The Supply Chain Journal

You’re gonna need that to be shined up and ready to go come the end of the year if you’re shipping intra-Mexico or from Mexico into the U.S. These new regulations are applied to any commodity being shipped through Mexico. Mexico customs clearance.

Borderlands: Mexico to require more documentation for shipments traversing the country

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Mexico to require more documentation for shipments traversing the country. and Mexico. dexFreight selected by Hutchison Ports Mexico as software provider.

New air cargo service connects China to Mexico City

The Supply Chain Journal

Aeroméxico Cargo launched a route Saturday between Wuhan, China, and Mexico City, becoming the first regular service from the Chinese mainland to Latin America, according to a release. Air Cargo News Trucking Aeromexico air cargo cargo-only flights China e-commerce Mexico City Wuhan China

Truck Blockade at U.S.-Mexico Border Imperils $440 Billion Trade

Supply Chain Brain

A Mexican truck blockade at a key Texas bridge is diverting U.S.-bound bound cargoes to far-flung crossings, worsening shipping snarls and raising the specter of delivery disruptions for everything from avocados to auto parts

Cross Border Logistics: 3 Areas to Watch in Transportation Between the U.S. and Mexico

MercuryGate

and Mexico appeared first on MercuryGate International. Managing cross border freight and knowing how best to execute cross border shipping requires that you keep up with the latest need-to-know trends and their impacts within the North American supply chain network.

All Signs Point to Mexico Playing a Greater Role in Supply Chains

Talking Logistics

What do you think about Mexico? My short answer: What do your customers think about Mexico? For most 3PLs, their customers — across a variety of industries — are growing their presence in Mexico, either manufacturing there or growing their supplier base there, so 3PLs need to align their services and capabilities accordingly to the changing supply chain networks of their customers. Mexico mode…Freight moved by pipeline increased 11.4

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Growth and Improvements in Mexico’s Rail Network

Talking Logistics

As we highlighted in a post last October, all signs point to Mexico playing a greater role in supply chains. From a transportation standpoint, the primary focus has been on cross-border trucking, but rail is also a critical component of Mexico’s transportation network. How has Mexico’s rail capabilities evolved over the past decade? What is the state of intermodal in Mexico? Live Episode: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:00 ET.

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