Mexico Ascendant: How to Grow Cross-Border Trade

The Economist’s "Trade Horizons"

Aug 05, 2014

According to the United States Census Bureau, Mexico, one of three partners in the 20-plus-year-old NAFTA agreement, is the US's third largest trading partner and second largest market for exports. Join The Economist's one-hour virtual event to explore how US companies can best leverage trade opportunities and information, including the Department of Commerce Look South Initiative, as more businesses fuel growth with cross-border imports and exports.

Mexico Ascendant: How to Grow Cross-Border Trade, is one of several conferences in The Economist’s "Trade Horizons" series and will examine how US companies can best leverage the $507 billion import-export market with Mexico.

Video: http://upstradehorizons.economist.com/session/mexico-ascendant/

August 5th, 2014. 1 PM ET http://www.economist.com/events-conferences/americas/mexico-ascendant

Speakers: 
 
Duncan Wood. Director, Mexico Institute, The Wilson Center
Jodi Hanson Bond. Vice-president, Americas, US Chamber of Commerce
Irene Mia. Regional director, Latin America and the Caribbean, The Economist Intelligence Unit
Augie Picado. UPS Mexico country manager and vice-president of marketing for the Americas region
Bruce Torre. Senior director, global service operations and logistics, Ciena Corporation
 
Connect with Mexico Institute's Director @AztecDuncan, speakers and attendees on Twitter via #GlobalTrade
 

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