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U.S., Mexico eye consultations to align ‘essential’ sectors, reshore production

July 31, 2020 at 10:49 AM
Senior U.S. and Mexican officials are discussing the establishment of a consultation mechanism to align the region’s “essential sectors” and target supply chains that could be reshored, Mexican Ambassador to the U.S. Martha Bárcena told Inside U.S. Trade on Thursday. The idea under discussion is a consultation mechanism through which the U.S. and Mexico can homogenize each other’s definitions of what constitutes an essential sector in emergency situations, Bárcena said, recalling the early days of the coronavirus pandemic when...

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