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SD trade rises sharply, but deficit remains

Mexico accounts for 86% of county's two-way trade

Don Bauder, SAN DIEGO READER

Monday, April 29, 2013

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Mexico accounted for 86% of 2012 trade. The Tijuana/Baja California area is among the nation's main center for electronics assembly and manufacturing. Most flat-screen TVs sold in the U.S. are produced in the area by Sony and Samsung. The region is also gaining in medical device manufacturing, says Cunningham.