SECURITY MAIN ISSUE IN DELAY OF RAILROAD BRIDGE WITH MEXICO

  BROWNSVILLE — Lauded last year as a model of cooperation and a means to boost Texas’ robust trade relationship with Mexico, a rail project here in the Rio Grande Valley has hit a snag over the relocation of an X-ray machine. And if Cameron…

RAILROAD TRAFFIC GOING VIRAL ON US/MEXICO BORDER

Written by ALEX KOWALSKI Bloomberg News     Kansas City Southern railcars are rumbling over the Rio Grande as record trade between Mexico and the U.S. buffers the railroad from a slowing global economy. Escalating shipping and labor costs in world manufacturing centers such as…

CBP SETTLES FINE WITH UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced its decision to mitigate penalties against Union Pacific—requiring the company to spend $50 million on supply chain security to directly enhance the Mexico and United States rail supply chain.   “The facilitation of trade…