Category Archives: International News

Much-awaited USMCA auto regulations released

On June 3, the U.S. Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) uniform regulations for automotive rules of origin were published, a much-awaited step ahead of the USMCA going into effect July 2, 2020. The regulations include specific formulas and information on how automakers must … Continue reading

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Mexico Issues Guidelines for Reopening as Border Restrictions Continue

Mexico has issued guidelines for resuming operations in the automotive, mining and construction sectors, pushing ahead with reopening the economy after COVID-19 brought industries to a halt. However, like in the United States, some have concerns about how work sites … Continue reading

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Mexico’s factory shutdowns strain U.S. production of critical supplies

In recent weeks, the Trump administration, a bipartisan group of 11 U.S. Senators, and U.S. business and industry groups — like the National Association of Manufacturers and U.S. Chamber of Commerce – have all urged Mexico to sync its guidance … Continue reading

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Trade Updates and Projections in Light of COVID-19

On April 18, President Trump signed an Executive Order that will allow certain U.S. importers that have faced a significant financial hardship during the COVID-19 response to defer the payment of certain duties, taxes, and fees for 90 days. According to … Continue reading

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Chihuahua Business Delegation Explores Wichita

Molera Alvarez, along with Estrategia Global in Mexico City and Kansas Global Trade Services in Wichita, organized an investment mission for the City of Wichita, Kansas, February 18-20. A group of delegates from Chihuahua, Mexico, visited Wichita to explore investment … Continue reading

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FDI Mission to Montreal

Molera Alvarez organized a foreign direct investment attraction mission for the City of Wichita, Kansas, in Montreal, Canada, December 4-6, 2019. Wichita’s local economic development organization (EDO), the Greater Wichita Partnership, met with 13 Montreal companies, key business organizations, and … Continue reading

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Irish Consul General and Minister of State Visit Phoenix’s Irish Cultural Center

On November 3, Hon. Patrick O’Donovan, Irish Minister of State for Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Hon. Robert O’Driscoll, Irish Consul General of Ireland to the Western U.S., visited the Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library in Phoenix for … Continue reading

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Phoenix Suns Unveil New Los Suns Jersey

The Phoenix Suns unveiled their new Los Suns Noche City Edition jersey this past month. The Suns wore the Los Suns Noche City Edition uniform for the first time this season when they hosted Hornitos Fiesta Night against the Minnesota … Continue reading

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Israeli Ambassador Meets with Local Latino Leaders

Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, Hon. Ron Dermer, held a roundtable discussion this past month in Phoenix with Latino business leaders and state and local representatives. The meeting, which was organized by Molera Alvarez, touched on many topics, including … Continue reading

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City of Wichita Business-to-Business Chihuahua Trade Mission

From September 9 to 12, Molera Alvarez, which acts as the City of Wichita Trade Representative in collaboration with Mexico City firm Estrategia Global and Wichita firm Kansas Global, conducted a business-to-business trade mission from Wichita to the city of … Continue reading

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