He also mentioned that, “It serves as a link between North America and Latin America and is a country that is open to the world.” He pointed out that Mexico’s ability to attract investments is based on the following:

Eleven free trade agreements providing access to a market of over 1.1 billion consumers.

It is a predominantly young country, with 50% of the population with an average age of 27.

Each year, over 110,000 engineers and technologists graduate from our higher education institutes. The president added that relations between France and Mexico are enjoying a moment of opportunity, a moment of shared will to strengthen relations and grow together. Over the past five years, trade between France and Mexico has  seen growth rates of over 10%.