Part 3 Nation Report of Mexico<br />By Candace L. Conti<br />
Sources<br />http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/35749.htm>> Source for Contemporary  Political Issues in Mexico<br />http://...
Contemporary Political Issues<br /> The Mexican general election of July 2006, was the most heated elections that that end...
Trade Issues in Mexico<br /> Mexico is the united states third-largest trading partner, while the United States is by far ...
Diplomatic Relations of Mexico<br /> The foreign relations of Mexico are directed by the President of the United Mexican S...
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  1. 1. Part 3 Nation Report of Mexico<br />By Candace L. Conti<br />
  2. 2. Sources<br />http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/35749.htm>> Source for Contemporary Political Issues in Mexico<br />http://marketplace.publicradio.org/display/web/2009/04/16/am_mexico>> source for Trade Issues of Mexico<br />http://countrystudies.us/mexico/92.htm >> Source for Diplomatic relations of Mexico<br />
  3. 3. Contemporary Political Issues<br /> The Mexican general election of July 2006, was the most heated elections that that ended with the most controversial results ever to have taken place in Mexican history.<br />The initial quick count revealed that the race was in fact too close to call when the “official count” was complete.<br />Felipe Calderon had won by a difference of 0.58%<br />The opposing runner up immediately challenged the results that ended in massive marches, protests, and acts of civil resistance in Mexico city.<br />
  4. 4. Trade Issues in Mexico<br /> Mexico is the united states third-largest trading partner, while the United States is by far Mexico’s largest trading partner.<br />Mexico had followed a strong protectionist policy for decades until it began to unilaterally liberalize its trade regime in the late 1900’s. <br />In 2009, the Mexican government began imposing retaliatory tariffs on certain U.S. products with a value of 2.4 Billion dollars in exports to Mexico. <br />
  5. 5. Diplomatic Relations of Mexico<br /> The foreign relations of Mexico are directed by the President of the United Mexican States and are managed through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.<br />Mexico has been one of the largest contributors of to the United Nations regular budget.<br />Mexico is considered as a newly industrialized country, a regional power, and an emerging market.<br />

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