Audio: Everything Roy De los Santos and Helen Ramirez said at Duncan Wood event

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Renowned Mexico expert Duncan Wood spoke about near-shoring and re-shoring in a speech held at Texas Southmost College on Thursday, July 27.

The event was hosted by the Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation and drew an audience of business leaders, diplomats and elected officials from Brownsville and Matamoros.

Wood is senior advisor to the Mexico Institute at the Wilson Center in Washington, DC. Before Wood spoke, Brownsville City Commissioner Roy De los Santos was asked to say a few words. After De Los Santos, Brownsville City Manager Helen Ramirez spoke. She introduced keynote speaker Wood. 

Here are the remarks of De Los Santos and Ramirez:


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