NADBank Blog

February 27, 2024

U.S.-Mexico border: Linchpin for the economic integration of North America

Prime Minister Trudeau, President Biden and President López Obrador met a year ago this month in Mexico City for the North American Leaders Summit. The objective of these meetings has been to strengthen the broad and deep relationship among Canada, the United States and Mexico. After the summit these leaders expressed their renewed commitment to continue economic cooperation and integration based on the current opportunity provided by the nearshoring of supply chains in a post-pandemic world. That commitment also reflects important trends and opportunities within the U.S.-Mexico border region that can have a positive impact on the binational relationship that supports the ongoing economic integration of North America.