Business & Trade Organizations

 
Laredo Development Foundation (LDF)
616 Leal Street (P.O. Box 2682)                                                                (956)722-0563
Laredo, Texas 78044-2682                                                                   (956)722-6247 fax
Executive Director: Olivia Varela
Primary focus: Economic Development
 
Logistics & Manufacturing Association Port Laredo (LMA)
P.O. Box 451391
Laredo, Texas 78045                                                                                (956)791-2143
President: Carlos Montoya
Contact: Ms. Marilyn O’Donnell
Primary focus: Manufacturing & Maquiladora
 
Laredo Chamber of Commerce
2310 San Bernardo (P.O. Box 790)                                                            (956)722-9895
Laredo, Texas 78042                                                                           (956)791-4503 fax
President & CEO: Mr. Miguel Conchas
Primary focus: Retail
 
TAMIU - Small Business Development Center
5201 University Blvd.                                                                               (956)326-2827
Laredo, Texas 78041                                                                          (956)326-2544 fax
Director: Mercurio Martinez, Jr.
Primary focus: Small Business Development & Assistance
 
Texas Center for Border and Economic Development
Texas A&M International University
5201 University Blvd.                                                                               (956)326-2547
Laredo, Texas 78041-1900                                                                   (956)326-2544 fax
Program Manager:  Baldomero Garcia 
Primary focus: Border economic development & trade data
 
Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade
Texas A&M International University
5201 University Blvd.                                                                               (956)326-2820
Laredo, Texas 78041-1900                                                                   (956)326-2819 fax
Director: Dr. Tagi Sagafi-Nejad          
Primary Focus: Western Hemispheric Trade
 
Laredo Licensed U.S. Customs Brokers Association
1211 San Dario
PMB 720                                                                                                (956)722-9898
Laredo, Texas 78040                                                                           (956)722-8785 fax
President: Ms. Sonia Villarreal
Primary focus: Customs & Trade

Laredo Association of Realtors
616 Leal St                                                                                          (800) 873-9155
Laredo, Texas 78041                                                                              (956) 712-4400
President: Ana Maya
Primary focus: Real Estate
 
Mexican Customs Broker Association
President: Daniel Treviño Martinez                                                   (011)52-867-711-5800
Ave. Cesar Lopez de Lara #3603                                             
Nuevo Laredo, Tamps. 88000
www.aaanld.org
Primary focus: Mexican Customs, Trade, & Transportation
 
Comite de Desarollo Industrial Economic de Nuevo Laredo (CODEIN)
Reynosa No. 1413, 3er piso, Sector Centro                                     011-52-867-712-34-37
C.P. 88000                                                                              011-52-867-712-34-70 fax
Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico                                           
President: Lic. Luis Perez
Primary Focus: Industrial & Economic Development (Maquiladoras)
 
Laredo Builders Association
210 W. Hillside #3                                                                                   (956) 722-5553
Laredo, Texas 78041                                                                          (956) 791-3722 fax
President:  Lance Price
Director: Sheri Alba
Primary focus: Construction & Development
 
Laredo Freight Forwarders Association                                                      (956) 791-7690
President: Juan de Jesus Barajas Hill                                                            (956) 724-3026 fax
107 Calle del Norte Ste. 114                                                                      
Laredo, Texas 78041
http://www.alfaforwarders.org                                                                    
Primary focus: Freight Forwarders