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Taking Taxing Actions: Implications for the United States and Mexico

Council of the Americas

June 5, 2019


San Diego-Tijuana border crossing. (AdobeStock)

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Council of the Americas will hold a discussion on the state of U.S.-Mexico relations with a panel of experts on the bilateral relationship.

Panelists will discuss the tariffs President Trump has threatened to impose on Mexico and their implications on USMCA and the broader bilateral relationship, along with Mexico’s response. They will also discuss the damaging impacts the proposed tariffs would have on the integrated U.S. supply chains with Mexico and the toll these actions would take on the U.S. economy.


  • Arturo Sarukhan, former Mexican Ambassador to the U.S. @Arturo_Sarukhan
  • Earl Anthony Wayne, former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico @EAnthonyWayne
  • Ann Wilson, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association @MEMADC

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Video: Taking Taxing Actions - Implications for the United States and Mexico

June 05, 2019

Amid tensions over U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to impose escalating tariffs on Mexican imports, Council of the Americas convened experts to discuss potential economic repercussions and dangers for the bilateral relationship....