Monthly Archives: November 2013

Mexico Moving Ahead

Posted: November 18, 2013

Mexico and U.S. manufacturers doing business in Mexico have a lot of good news to boast about. Mexico ranks as the world’s 12th-largest economy by GDP, on par with countries such as Canada and Spain. Per-capita income continues to rise, creating a growing middle class. Also, reasonable labor rates in Mexico allow businesses to have more profitable manufacturing processes. Continue reading

Shipping Cross-Border Within Mexico

Posted: November 4, 2013

Volatile shipping rates and capacity, uncertain forecasts, limited alternatives, and overall speed-to-market needs are driving many companies to near-source operations to Mexico. There are, however, some key considerations for doing business effectively south of the border. Carter’s International Logistics specialists offer these tips for shipping cross-border and intra-Mexico. Continue reading

Paragould Family Day Event

Posted: November 4, 2013

Thank you to all who attended the Paragould Family Day event, Saturday October 19th. Everyone enjoyed an awesome Chicken and Pork lunch at the Red Goose Restaurant. Door prizes were raffled off consisting of gifts, technology items and gift cards. Continue reading