CNBC’s Nightly Business Report recently covered Union Pacific and Santa Teresa.
A year after UP’s intermodal terminal and locomotive fueling facility officially opened in April 2014, Santa Teresa has become one of New Mexico’s hottest industrial areas, building upon the momentum that began when the railroad started planning the new facility years earlier.
BIA board members hosted Senator Heinrich on May 16th in Santa Teresa. Jerry Pacheco gave the senator an update on the growth of the region and the impact it is having locally and on the state.
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez Santa Teresa on April 6, 2015 to herald the retention and expansion of MCS, the largest manufacturer of picture frames in North America.
New Mexican exports to Mexico grew by 93% in 2014. A majority of this growth is due to the success of BIA members in the Santa Teresa/Sunland Park region which reinforces the BIA’s vision that New Mexico’s economic future is tied to Mexico.