The tour will be held from 17 to 22 January. Its objectives include strengthening the government’s strategy to enable Mexico to reinforce its position as a nation that is being transformed in the global context,” he said.

The Middle East represents a new opportunity for Mexico to expand. During this international tour, the opportunities it offers as an investment destination and as a reliable trading partner will be announced.

The Mexican delegation intends to sign various instruments to strengthen strategic cooperation with the countries in the Arabian Peninsula.

This tour will have a historical value for Mexico, because it will be the first visit by a Mexican head of state to the UAE and Qatar in the history of our bilateral relations.

It will make it possible to open up new horizons in the energy sector, since in the Middle East, Mexico will present Energy Reform’s potential to attract more investments that will create well- paying jobs.

World Economic Forum 2016

At Davos, Mexico will strengthen its position in order to attract more investment. With more investment and trade, there will be more opportunities for businesses and more jobs for Mexican workers.

Negotiations will begin to review and modernize the Free Trade Agreement with the countries in the European Free Trade Association, which involved investments and trade with Mexico for over $3.7 billion USD in 2014.


He also mentioned that Mexico will strengthen its ties with Latin American countries, by participating in the specific session for the region within the framework of the Davos World Economic Forum.