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USMCA Labor Council | The Trading Room

4 Jul , 2021  

The Trading Room

USMCA Labor Council  The USMCA Labor Council met for the first time on June 29th. The Council is composed of senior governmental representatives from trade and labor ministries, as designated by each Party. During the first meeting, the Council discussed the domestic mechanisms, institutions, and procedures that each party is employing to advance  and guarantee […]

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Army Forces in Charge of Customs in Mexico? – The Trading Room

17 Jul , 2020  

Mexican Economic Newsletter, International Trade News in Mexico

Issues at Mexican Customs and Ports? Customs is a source of concern for the current administration, which has had three customs directors so far. On Monday, the President recognized that his administration has not been able to control corruption at customs. According to his statements, synthetic drugs are entering through the port of Manzanillo, Mexico’s most […]

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29 May , 2020  

Trade Balance, Mexico, Exports, Imports, COVID-19, USMBA, USMCA

Trade & COVID-19 (PDF Version) The National Institute of Statistics, Geography, and Information (INEGI) released on Monday the data on Mexico’s trade balance during April 2020. According to the figures, Mexico’s trade balance had a trade deficit of 3,087 million dollars during  April. Compared with the same month of the previous year, INEGI reported that Mexico had a surplus of […]

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Amendments to Mexico’s HTS

26 Jan , 2017  

Mexico will soon update the Harmonized Tariff System (HTS) with the aim to implement the Sixth Amendment to the Harmonized System as a result of Mexico’s commitment as a member of the World Customs Organization. This change to the Harmonized System seeks, in general terms, to adjust the international nomenclature according to the actual trade […]

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