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Secretary Wilbur Ross Statement on Meeting with Mexico's Secretary of Economy


On June 3, 2019, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross released the following statement following his meeting with Mexico's Secretary of Economy Graciela Márquez Colín at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C.:

Today, I met with Mexico’s Minister of Economy, Graciela Marquez, to discuss bilateral trade and United States’ upcoming plan to tariff Mexican goods at 5%. We also discussed next steps for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. I reiterated the President’s message that Mexico needs to do more to help the U.S. address immigration across our shared border.