Tag Archives: Mexico

Trump could envision U.S. trade deal with Canada without Mexico

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by gmeurope President Donald Trump said he would be open to doing a bilateral trade deal with Canada but not Mexico if talks between the three countries over NAFTA fall apart. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mexico expects rough round of NAFTA talks

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by Frankenspotter Photography Mexico auto industry officials are bracing for hardball proposals from U.S. trade negotiators as the latest round of talks to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement gets underway. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota ready to defend Mexico beachhead

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by MS Society – SVIC Toyota, long a bit player in Mexico, now is No. 4 in sales there. It plans to defend its Mexican beachhead with an expanded model line and second assembly plant. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan evacuates Mexico City HQ, Cuernavaca plant after earthquake; VW resumes production

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by Ed Yourdon The auto industry today was awaiting word on damage caused by the magnitude 7.1 quake that ravaged central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 225 people, many of them in the Mexico City area. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Sharp differences over labor surface at NAFTA talks in Mexico

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by Frankenspotter Photography Tensions over sharp differences in pay between Mexican workers and their Canadian and U.S. counterparts surfaced on Sunday as negotiators discussed labor market rules in talks to overhaul NAFTA. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota delays start of output at new Mexico plant

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by Frankenspotter Photography The delay, from 2019 to early 2020, is necessary to adjust the company’s supply chain in Mexico to produce the truck-based Tacoma pickup model instead of the Corolla compact car, Toyota said. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed