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MITA Breakfast Event: NAFTA and the forthcoming Mexican elections

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Tue, Apr. 3
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Continental breakfast will be served
Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC)
201 W Washington Ave,
Madison, WI 53703
What is the future of Mexico’s economy?
Despite the uncertainty between U.S. – Mexico trade relations, Wisconsin exports to Mexico continue to increase.  For the first time ever, the state’s exports to Mexico exceeded the $3 billion mark in 2016 growing to $3.2 billion in 2017, which accounted for more than 15% of the total state’s exports.The top categories to Mexico include electrical machinery, transportation, computer and electronic equipment.
Join the conversation as UW-Madison alumnus, Dr. Carlos M. Urzúa, presents "NAFTA and the forthcoming Mexican elections" .
Dr. Urzúa, the proposed Secretary of the Treasury by the Movimiento de Regeneración Nacional-MORENA (Movement for National Regeneration) party, the front runner in the 2018 presidential election campaign in Mexico, will provide insight into Mexico’s economy and the impact on trade with North America.
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Cost: FREE (registration required)
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