The vast majority of existing businesses would see no changes, though some may be required to report additional information to the TCEQ.
The agreements are considered a significant first step toward updating NAFTA, even as it excludes Canada for now.
Lozoya previously served as governmental relations and external affairs director for Toyota Corporation in San Antonio.
Members of the local business community called Trump's inclusion of North American trade partners in a sweeping adjustment on steel imports a mistake.
Japanese automakers Toyota and Mazda made Alabama a winner again Wednesday, announcing that they have chosen the state for their new $1.6 billion joint-venture manufacturing facility.
Toyota and Mazda are seeking a $1 billion incentive package from states vying for the joint car factory the companies want to build in the U.S. in 2021.
It’s currently monsoon season in El Paso, Texas, but the skies over the Santa Fe Bridge were clear Thursday when a delegation of business and government leaders from the U.S. crossed into Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, for the second day of the annual U.S-Mexico Border Summit.
In a 50-50 cost split, the automakers will complete the plant in 2021 with Toyota planning to build North America's Corollas there, while Mazda will focus on crossover models.
Last year, the U.S. exported about $262 billion in goods and services to Mexico – $93 billion of which came from Texas.
Partnerships are aligning for the second Center for Applied Science and Technology (CAST) high school.