Pharr to Host Press Conference Announcing Details for the Pharr International Trucking Expo on Thu. 8/29 @ 10:30 am


Pharr, Texas – The City of Pharr and the Pharr Economic Development Corporation will host a press conference to announce details for the upcoming Pharr International Trucking Expo — the only trucking industry expo in the region. The press conference will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at the Pharr Economic Development Corporation (1215 S Cage Blvd, Pharr, TX 78577).


“The trucking industry plays a vital role in our economy through the delivery of goods and services from the distributor, through the supply chain, and on to the final destination,” stated Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez, M.D. “The City of Pharr recognizes the importance that the trucking industry has, not only on a national scope, but as a direct impact on our local and regional economy,” he continued. “In Pharr, we believe that when it comes to keeping our economy functioning, transportation is key, and we welcome all trucking industry leaders and representatives to attend this event,” Hernandez added.


Attendees expected at the press conference include Pharr City Commissioner and Pharr EDC Board Member Ramiro Caballero, M.D., Pharr EDC Director Victor Perez, Pharr Bridge Director Luis Bazan, Consul encargada de el Consulado de Mexico en Mcallen Socorro Jorge Cholula, Delegado CANACAR Reynosa,Tam. Leopoldo Jose Chow, Delegado CANACAR Nuevo Laredo, Tam. Eduardo Javier Lozano, and Secretario de Desarrollo Economico de la cd de Reynosa, Tam. Ing. Leonel Cantu Robles.


All media are invited to attend. Please confirm your outlet’s attendance by emailing [email protected] or texting 956-343-0011.



WHO: City of Pharr and the Pharr EDC

WHAT: Pharr International Trucking Expo Press Conference

WHEN: Thursday, August 29, 2019, at 10:30 am

WHERE: Pharr Economic Development Corporation

(1215 S Cage Blvd, Pharr, TX 78577)