The Greater Houston Partnership is signing (or has signed) an agreement that will result in a stronger economic relationship with the Mexican state Nuevo Leon.
Reported by the Houston Business Journal:
JosÃ© Natividad GonzÃ¡lez ParÃ¡s, governor of Nuevo LeÃ³n, heads a delegation to Houston on Dec. 1, along with Guillermo Dillon MontaÃ±a, managing director of CÃ¡mara de la Industria de TransformaciÃ³n de Nuevo LeÃ³n (Caintra), for the signing ceremony.
In 2007, trade between Texas and Mexico totaled more than $197 billion. The state of Nuevo LeÃ³n, with a population of 4.3 million, produces 11 percent of Mexicoâ€™s manufactured goods.