Category: Border Crossing

Reopening of the border will benefit Juarez

JUAREZ – Mexican consumers and workers are among those who will benefit the most, said Isaac Sanchez, head of the economics laboratory at the Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez (UACJ) Representatives of the business sector received the news...

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Tamaulipas and BC, the most benefited by the reopening of borders

MEXICO – Thanks to the reopening of the border with the US, Tamaulipas and Baja California would benefit the most due to their direct relationship with consumption in the US and the number of crossings According to Jorge Lera Mejia, researcher...

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U.S. reopens Coahuila-Texas border

CIUDAD ACUÑA – The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), informed that activities are resuming gradually at the Ciudad Acuña-Del Rio International Bridge The US office detailed that the crossing will be open to passenger vehicles and...

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U.S. extends travel restrictions at Canada, Mexico borders

WASHINGTON –  The United States extended restrictions at its land borders with Canada and Mexico through Oct 21 that bar nonessential travel such as tourism by foreigners despite Ottawa's decision to open its border to vaccinated...

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Reopening of the border with the U.S. will not be until 2022

MEXICO – The minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcelo Ebrard, admitted that the postponement of the opening of the US-Mexico border was due to the increase of COVID-19 infections in our country, although he said he was confident that this would not...

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Goods movement at the border is speeded up

JUAREZ – The arrival of the new head of Customs in Ciudad Juarez accelerated up to 50% the waiting times for the crossing of merchandise at the international bridges, stated Manuel Sotelo, president of the Association of Transporters Sabio...

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U.S. border seeks return of Mexicans

MEXICO – When the COVID-19 pandemic caused the US-Mexico border closure, many retail stores and other businesses on the US side lost customers in 2020, The Wall Street Journal noted While retail, restaurants and other establishments have come...

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Laredo, Texas Bridge invests US$10 million in border crossing

NUEVO LAREDO – The World Trade Bridge in Nuevo Laredo, through which 40% of US-Mexico trade crosses, is investing US$10 million to open four more lanes for Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) Fast certified transportation and...

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Index forecasts border reopening in September

SONORA – Gerardo Vazquez Falcon, president of the National Council of the Maquiladora and Manufacturing Export Industry in Sonora, said that by the end of September, it is expected that the vaccination conditions in the country will generate an...

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U.S. extends border restrictions until August

MEXICO – The US land borders with Canada and Mexico will remain closed to non-essential travel until at least August 21, the US Department of Homeland Security announced The 30-day extension comes after Canada announced that it will begin...

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