Updated Mexico-EU trade treaty almost complete: minister

Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard speaks during the daily news conference at National Palace in Mexico City
FILE PHOTO: Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard speaks during the daily news conference at National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

December 3, 2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – An updated trade agreement between Mexico and the European Union is almost completed, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday.

Speaking to the Mexican Senate, Ebrard said he expected the European Parliament to approve the accord next year.

(Reporting by Dave Graham; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)