The US Department of Transportation stated that the three-year pilot program allowing select long-haul trucking from Mexico that ended in October indicated that drivers and equipment met the standards of operation in both the US and Canada.
The department is expected to lift the ban permanently and allow long-hauls from Mexico that have resulted in retaliation by the Mexican government with over $2 Billion Dollars in import tariffs.
Mexico was the United States 3rd largest supplier of goods imports in 2013.
U.S. goods imports from Mexico totaled $280.5 billion in 2013, up 1.0% ($2 . . .