Cross-border freight brokers not panicking yet about Mexico tariffs

“Cross-border freight brokers are not panicking over President Trump’s announcement of tariffs on Mexican exports into the United States – yet.” – According to article in and its author John Paul Hampstead

Hampstead also wrote – “Last week the White House said that it would levy tariffs of 5 percent on all Mexican goods entering the U.S. – worth nearly $400 billion annually – beginning on June 10, with the duty increasing by another 5 percent every month through October. The President’s stated goal was to induce Mexico to staunch the flow of Central American migrants through Mexico to the U.S. southern border.”

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Source and credits : freightwaves.comJohn Paul Hampstead, Associate Editor



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