HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 21 (ACN) Sponsored by the Mexican chamber of commerce the trade and investment exhibition "Cuba in Mexico 2020" will be held on March 4-6 in that country.
According to Rodrigo Malmierca, Cuban minister of foreign trade and foreign investment, nearly 70 Cuban companies will showcase, at the embassy in the Mexican capital, their export offers and the possibilities of establishing new commercial ties with Cuba.
In an interview with Pedro Nuñez Mosquera, Cuban ambassador to that country, published by the Mexican newspaper El Economista, the diplomat explains that "Mexico is our second commercial partner in Latin America and sixth in the world issuing tourists to the island".
Last September, the Association of Tour Operators of Mexico and the Business Group Viajes Cuba, of the Ministry of Tourism, signed an agreement at the Hotel Jagua in Cienfuegos( central Cuba), to increase the marketing of the entire tourist offer of the Cuban Group.
In addition, the Mexican company Richmeat opened on January 24th, 2020, a meat processing and packaging plant in the Special Development Zone of Mariel (ZEDM), located in the west of Havana.
Mexico and Cuba established diplomatic relations on May 20, 1903 and since then have maintained uninterrupted ties based on respect, exchange and cooperation in different economic, cultural and social sectors.