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maquiladora

From Longman Business Dictionarymaquiladorama‧qui‧la‧do‧ra /ˌmækɪləˈdɔːrəˌmɑːkiːlɑːˈdɔːrɑː/ noun [countable]MANUFACTURING an ASSEMBLY PLANT in Mexico where parts are imported without having to pay tax, put together to make products, and then exported, usually to the USa fast-growing city on the US border whose economy depends almost solely on maquiladoras
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