This page contains resources provided by USMCOC Mid-America Chapter members and other organizations.
The Mid-America Chapter strives to provide fresh and factual content. However, such content provided in the Resources may not necessarily be an official endorsement or chamber public policy position.
Slide presentations from the Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Conference
Regional Trade Agreements (Jeffrey H. Bergstrand, University of Notre Dame)
What Have We Learned from NAFTA? (Chad P. Brown, Peterson Institute for International Economics)
Trade Barriers & Regional Integration: NAFTA 2.0 (Kristin Dziczek, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
North American Trade and the Auto Industry: A Primer (Thomas Klier, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
Powertrain Sourcing in North America: Example of Regional Integration (James Rubenstein, Miami University [Ohio])
Effects of NAFTA on FDI, Trade, Jobs and Wages (Robert E. Scott, Economic Policy Institute)
Canadian Public Policy in the Context of Regional Trade: What the Auto Industry Needs (Charlotte Yates, University of Guelph, Canada)
Timeline for NAFTA2 Renegotiation and Other Major Trade Policy Issues, June 20, 2019
Measuring Vehicle Parts Content (Thomas Klier, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
US Trade War Update (Nicole A. Schude, Esq., June 19, 2019)
Documents for Breakfast Series Update, April 17, 2019
Presentations from Tax, Legal & Fiscal Update, April 3, 2019
By M. Angeles Villarreal, Specialist in International Trade and Finance; updated December 6, 2018
July 2018: Some interesting reading on Mexico's new presidency and the impact of recent tariffs
Wilson Center Mexico Institute: "Changing the Guard in Mexico: AMLO's Opportunities and Challenges"
Freedonia: "Impact Report: US Tariffs & Global Retaliations"
Freedonia: "US & Canada: Tariff Impact Report"
A presentation by State of Baja California Secretary of Economic Development Carlo Bonfante at a USMCoC and ProMexico session held at Baker Tilly on June 11, 2018. View the presentation.
by Chantal Wittman Meier, MB Financial Bank, May 10, 2018
Documents for Breakfast Series Update, May 9, 2018
The Digital Supply Chain & the Internet of Things (IoT): Leveraging the shift to a data-centric world
The following are presentations from the Digital Supply Chain conference on April 18, 2018, co-sponsored by USMCOCMA and the Traffic Club of Chicago.
Panel 1: OEM Supply Chain Leaders – Vision: Digitalization and its impact on Cross-Border Trade & Transportation
Mexico Tax, Legal, and Fiscal Update, February 13, 2018
2018 Mexico Accounting and Tax Update, Alan Roiser, CPA, Plante Moran
NAFTA and Mexico's Actions to Prepare for the Future, Hugo Dubovoy, Baker McKenzie
Economic & Interest Rate Update, Jason Smith, Citibank
Documents for Breakfast Series Update, January 25, 2018
Gonzalez Calvillo (with Plante Moran), December 2017
Mexico Consulting Associates, September 2017
Articles and Documents Referenced at Breakfast Series Session
December 7, 2017
by US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Mid-America Chapter
November 15, 2017
Office of The United States Trade Representative, July 17, 2017
Albert Zapanta, President & CEO of The US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
Presented at the Hearing for the Office of the US Trade Representative, July 2017
USTR Public Comment Analysis - "Negotiating Objectives Regarding Modernization of NAFTA with Canada & Mexico"
Presented at USMCOC Policy & Our Borders Breakfast Series - June 2017
by US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Midamerica