How Interconnected Is Arizona Economy With Mexico, Canada?

During the campaign, President Trump spent a lot of time railing against the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, the landmark trade deal between the U.S., Mexico and Canada. And now that day has come. Last week, the Trump administration revealed its goals in those upcoming renegotiations. And business leaders in Arizona are taking[ … ]

Phoenix Opens New Trade Office In Mexico

On Tuesday, March 28th, the city of Phoenix officially opened a trade office in Mexico designed to benefit Arizona manufacturers. The trade office is located more than 300 miles south of Phoenix in Hermosillo, Sonora. That’s where several Valley-based manufacturing firms ship parts and electronic component to automotive and aerospace centers. The area is dubbed[ … ]

Mexico Official To Arizona Government, Business Leaders: ‘You Get it’

As President Trump pledges to change the way business is done with Mexico by renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, leaders in the Valley are calling for more partnerships. When the economic development committee for the Maricopa Association of Governments met Tuesday, they welcomed the consul general of Mexico in Phoenix. “The voice of[ … ]