Andrea Navarro and Jordan Fabian

Government, Business, Logistics

Mexican Truck Exports Plunge 80% as Border Blockade Persists

Truckers block the entrance into the Santa Teresa Port of Entry in Ciudad Juarez Truckers block the entrance into the Santa Teresa Port of Entry in Ciudad Juarez going into New Mexico on April 12. (Omar Ornelas /The El Paso Times via Associated Press)

Mexican semi-truck exports to the U.S. have slumped 80% in a matter of days as a border blockade to protest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s stepped-up vehicle inspections drags on.

April 14, 2022