A look at 'meat and potatoes' investing in the Borderplex region
23 Mar 2022
"We're not as sexy as film. We're not as sexy as Richard Branson flying to space. While it's important we pursue those two areas and nanotechnologies and bio-whatever, you can't forget what's going on at the border and what I call meat and potatoes," Jerry Pacheco said at an Economic Forum presentation on Wednesday.
New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced the delivery of $60 million dollars for infrastructure investments in New Mexico's Borderplex. The money is intended to support economic development and global trade and build on prior investments in Santa Teresa. Read full article.
New Mexico exports ballooned by 46% in 2021 to a new annual record of $5.4 billion, thanks largely to bustling activity at the Santa Teresa industrial parks along the Mexican border. Total worldwide sales jumped by nearly $1.7 billion last year compared with 2020, representing a huge turnaround from...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Sitting at the wheel of a gleaming Freightliner Cascadia truck with almost 40 tons of cargo in the trailer behind him, Paul Norero watches the light for the entrance ramp to I-25 turn green. He checks his mirrors and cross-traffic and presses down on the accelerator. ...