On September 16, 2021, President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on the 200th anniversary of victory in the Mexican War of Independence.
In his congratulatory message, Xi Jinping pointed out that Mexico is an important Latin American country with a long history and splendid civilization. In the course of development, the Mexican people have made remarkable achievements in exploring a development path suited to their national conditions, and made ineffaceable contributions to the progress of human civilization. As Mr. President is currently promoting new development reforms, China sincerely wishes Mexico new and greater achievements in the course of its national construction.
Xi Jinping stressed that China and Mexico are both developing countries with broad common interests. Facing unprecedented changes and a once-in-a-century pandemic, China and Mexico have stood together and supported each other, which has enhanced the friendship between the two countries. I attach great importance to the development of China-Mexico relations, and I am ready to work together with you to deepen political mutual trust, boost mutually beneficial cooperation and continuously bring China-Mexico relations to new levels to benefit the two countries and two peoples.