| As a result of Laredo's location in North America, Interstate Highway 35 / Mexican Federal Highway 85, the passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), dozens of twin assembly plants, and dozens of import export agencies to expedite trade, Laredo is the largest inland port in the United States, and Nuevo Laredo the largest in Latin America. Laredo is a shopping destination for Mexican shoppers from Northern Mexico.
Laredo's economy and lifestyle revolves around commercial and industrial warehousing, import, and export. As of October 2007, Laredo's labor market was in the following industries by percentage of number employed: Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (32%), Information (1%), Financial Activity (5%), Professional and Business Services (6%), Education and Health Services (15%), Leisure and Hospitality (10%), Government (23%), Mining (oil/gas) and Construction (5%), Manufacturing (2%), and Other Services (2%). Laredo Info Source
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goods from one location to another. We can source freelance translation resources for all modes of transport, such as air, rail, road, water, cable, pipeline and space.
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- Infrastructure (fixed installations): roads, railways, airways, waterways, canals and pipelines, and terminals such as airports, railway stations, bus stations,
warehouses, trucking terminals, refueling depots (including fueling docks and fuel stations), and seaports.
- Vehicles: automobiles, bicycles, buses, trains, trucks, people, helicopters, and aircraft.
- Operations: financing, legalities and policies.
Among other technical topics, we assist organizations with engineering documentation (e.g. User Instructions, Manuals, Technical Reports, Patent
Applications, Brochures, Scientific Articles, Textbooks, Product Specifications, Site Surveys, Feasibility Studies, Material Safety Data Sheets, etc.). We cover
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