Arizona-Mexico Economic Indicators: Arizona's Trade and Competitiveness in the U.S.-Mexico Region, Annual Report 2022
The Arizona-Mexico Economic Indicators: Arizona's Trade and Competitiveness in the U.S.-Mexico Region, Annual Report 2022, released July 15, 2022, summarizes key trends for the decade 2011-2021 and examines the impacts of the COVID-19 recession on Arizona's trade performance. This analysis was completed in June 2022, at this time monthly data through April 2022 had been released. This release of April 2022 data allowed the author to evaluate the recovery by comparing the bottom of the pandemic crash in early 2020 to recent performance. Overall, trade has recovered or nearly recovered across most indicators. Stay tuned to the website during 2022 for updates. As with the website, the Annual Report highlights Arizona's performance relative to other border states. Indicators and trends for U.S. and Mexico border states are bench-marked against national figures for the U.S. and Mexico.
Annual Reports from previous years can be found on the AZMEX Research page.