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Interesting Facts about the US-Mexico Economic Relationship

  • February 14, 2017
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As we wait for President Trump’s proposal related to US-Mexico trade, here are some important facts to keep in mind:

  • Imports coming from Mexico contain 40% of U.S. content while imports coming from China have only 4% of U.S. content.
  • Some companies significantly exceed these numbers like General Motors, whose Mexican imports contain 70% of U.S. content.
  • 4.9 million jobs in the US would be lost if US-Mexico trade is halted.
  • 500,000 jobs in California are tied to cross-border trade.

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