FMCSA’s work on the program complied with Congressional requirements, the Inspector General report notes, but the program had so few Mexican carrier participants that the data produced is insufficient.
FMCSA has requested comment on the application of the latest — and largest so far — carrier to pass the agency's pre-screening.
Federal judges heard oral arguments presented on the cross-border trucking pilot program with Mexico Dec. 6.
Participating carriers have accumulated 43,299 total miles in California and Texas since the first participating carrier crossed the border Oct. 14.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will seek comment on the Pre-Authorization Safety Audit of another one-truck Mexican carrier seeking authority.
The U.S.-Mexico cross-border trucking pilot program may fail unless more Mexican carriers elect to join, says an FMCSA official.
Mexican officials announced plans for stricter regulations on load weight and more inspectors and scales.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has responded to questions about Baja Express' application for authority.
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