Mexico's tourism chief touts trade, defends NAFTA in Colorado visit

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto has quietly dispatched members of his cabinet to the U.S., including to Denver, to talk about trade pacts.

International trade pacts have been among the most heated and pointed issues in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

And that includes the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which set up a free trade zone including Canada, Mexico and the U.S. NAFTA was signed in 1992 by President George H.W. Bush and implemented under President Bill Clinton.

NAFTA in particular has come under fire from Republican candidate Donald Trump, who said in September that the pact has "destroyed our country" and vowed to "entirely renegotiate NAFTA ... [or] terminate it."

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