In 2000 the Free trade agreement between the European Union
and the United Mexican States entered into
The Free trade agreement European Union - Mexico covers
International tradee in products and services and has specific
chapters on access to public procurement markets,
competition, intellectual property rights and Foreign direct investment.
The United Mexican States ranks 21th among European Union external trade partners
and 18th between its export partners. The European Union is the 2th biggest export
market of Mexico after the United States,
and the 3th biggest source of imports after United States and the People's Republic of China.
International trade in products
- European Union products imports from the United Mexican States 2009: EUR9.9 billion
- European Union products exports to Mexico 2009: EUR15.9 billion
7.000 companies in the United Mexican States have received Foreign direct
investment from the European Union; there is participation by European investors in 22% of all the firms in
the United Mexican States that have received Foreign direct investment (FDI).
Example of the course European Union Mexico FTA: