Washington, D.C. October 5, 2019
AMBASSADOR MARTHA BÁRCENA WILL VISIT MONTERREY, NUEVO LEÓN
The Ambassador of Mexico to the United States, Martha Bárcena Coqui, will visit Monterrey, Nuevo León next Monday October 7th; to participate as a keynote speaker of the 46th General Assembly of the American Chamber/ Mexico (AmCham-Mexico) Monterrey Chapter. As part of her visit, she will also hold meetings with business leaders.
More than 500 members of AmCham-Mexico will attend the meeting. In her participation in the forum “Mexico: Challenges and Opportunities in a New Trade Era” Ambassador Bárcena will share her views on the main challenges of Mexico-United States relations and the importance of a quick approval of USMCA.
The AmCham-Mexico has more than 1,450 members nationwide with more than 430 members in the Monterrey chapter. Its membership represents 21% of GDP, contributes 20% of private investment and generate 2.5 million formal jobs and 5 million indirect jobs in Mexico. AmCham-Mexico develops close ties with U.S. Chamber of Commerce and has direct contact with government figures of both countries.