Semiconductor chip shortage hurts El Paso car dealers, Juarez automotive maquiladoras

Border business leaders call for reshoring chip production from Asia, warn fallout will continue well into 2022

Ford pickup trucks built lacking computer chips are shown in parking lot storage in Dearborn, Mich., Tuesday, May 4, 2021. Automakers are cutting production as they grapple with a global shortage of computer chips, and that’s making dealers nervous. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – What Jon Barela saw on a recent trip to the Midwest put the semiconductor chip

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