cross-border trucking

Agency taking comment on latest Mexican carrier applicant

| May 02, 2013

FMCSA has requested comment on the application of the latest — and largest so far — carrier to pass the agency's pre-screening.

Cross-border program with Mexico prevails in court

| April 22, 2013

A U.S. appeals court has rejected arguments against the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's cross-border trucking pilot program with Mexico, saying none of the arguments brought by the Owner-Operator Independent Driver Association were persuasive enough ...

U.S. pilot program will pre-inspect trucks in Canada

| April 08, 2013

U.S. and Canadian officials have agreed to create a truck cargo pre-inspection pilot project on Canadian soil.

Two Mexican carriers fail entrance audit for U.S. authority

| April 05, 2013

Two carriers who applied for participation in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's cross-border trucking pilot program with Mexico were denied entrance due to a failed safety audit.

Tenth Mexican carrier gets U.S. operating authority

| February 21, 2013

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted a tenth Mexican carrier authority while it awaits a court’s decision regarding the cross-border trucking pilot program.

Illinois OKs temp licenses for illegal immigrants

| January 11, 2013

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn soon is expected to sign legislation that will allow residents to apply for driver’s licenses, regardless of immigration status.

U.S. Xpress expands into Mexico

| November 14, 2012

U.S. Xpress says it is expanding its "presence and range" of its cross-border capabilities into Mexico by purchasing a 90 percent interest in Xpress Internacional.

Amid lawsuits, Mexican pilot program plods on

| November 07, 2012

A federal court is set to hear OOIDA's case against the cross-border pilot program Dec. 6.

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