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There's more to our border than a wall

When President Donald Trump lands in San Diego for his first trip to California since taking office, he will find a city with a tremendous story to tell on international trade, border infrastructure and public safety.

Lego is making plant-based plastic pieces

Lego has started making their building pieces more sustainable. The toy company announced on Thursday that their botanical selections, such as leaves, bushes, and trees, will be made from plant-based plastic. Production has already started on the new pieces and they should be released later this year.

Tesla Turns Power Back

Tesla has used its solar panels and batteries to restore reliable electricity at San Juan's Hospital del Niño (Children's Hospital), in what company founder Elon Musk calls "the first of many solar+battery Tesla projects going live in Puerto Rico."

Tijuana Industrial Market Expand

Last year, Baja California was among the top five states in Mexico to receive the highest amount of foreign direct investment, and second among the northern border states, with a total of 1.2 billion dollars invested through the third quarter in 2017.

NAFTA Negotiations 2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico and Canada aim to finish reworking less contentious chapters of the NAFTA trade deal with the United States in new talks that began on Sunday, hoping to clear the path for a breakthrough on the toughest issues before upcoming elections.

In six months, negotiators have made progress on the technical details of a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, but made little advance on strong demands for change made by the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump.

Marking/Labeling Regulations in Mexico


The Nuts and Bolts of Manufacturing in Mexico

Navigating Country of Origin Product Marking Requirements While Manufacturing in Mexico

We are back again, speaking with our resident expert, Eduardo Acosta, Vice President at RL Jones Customshouse Brokers! As a part of CPI's Insider Series, we hope to demystify common topics brought up by US companies manufacturing products in maquiladoras and proprietary facilities in Mexico. We are frequently asked about the rules and regulations for country of origin marking on products.

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