LATEST NEWS FROM Mexico

U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement USMCA
11:19AM Jul 22, 2020

Hearings set on trade practices that affect Florida, other states

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

Federal trade and agriculture officials have rescheduled hearings for growers to testify on how foreign trade is harming U.S. agriculture, with a focus on the effects of Mexican produce imports

19:55PM Jul 02, 2020

Tale of the tape: NAFTA era trends in U.S. produce trade

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Now that the USMCA has begun, what can we say about the North American Free Trade Agreement?

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17:06PM Jul 01, 2020

UPDATED: No big changes anticipated with start of USMCA

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement became effective July 1, but it brings no sweeping changes to North American produce companies who have operated with the NAFTA for more than two decades.

12:36PM Jul 01, 2020

Dairy Industry Celebrates USMCA, Emphasizes Enforcement Needs

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

Dairy industry leaders applaud the U.S. Trade Representative’s office and Congress for getting the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) done.

10:05AM Jun 09, 2020

Drought in Mexico takes toll on citrus but exports to U.S. preserved

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Drought conditions in Mexico’s citrus regions have cut the country’s 2020 orange crop potential by nearly half, but fresh citrus shipments to the U.S. will only suffer minor reductions, according

02:29AM May 07, 2020

Working through worker-management issues during COVID-19

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

The value of strong relationships between farmworkers and management has never been greater, Peter O'Driscoll and Vic Smith believe.

12:24PM Mar 20, 2020

New inspections for Mexican tomatoes at border coming soon

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

The U.S. Department will start inspecting Mexican tomatoes entering the U.S. on April 4, as part of the suspension agreement with the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.