Luis Videgaray, Mexico's Secretary of Foreign Affairs, also said his country's diplomatic relations with the White House are "more fluid and closer than with previous administrations."
Has Trump's "America First" doctrine marginalized the U.S. in the hemisphere?
Trump's idea that the U.S. does not benefit from trade is not based on reality, Mexico's Secretary of Tourism Enrique de la Madrid Cordero told Newsweek.
Mexico's avocado producers are prime targets for cartel extortion.
A nasty international incident has broken out in the world of airplane sales.
Expect months of trade negotiations with Mexico and Canada to get the top things Trump is looking for, say trade experts.
Commerce Secretary Ross and Trump have targeted Canada's dairy and softwood lumber industries.
Officials from the Group of Seven nations met in southern Italy hoping to hear more about Trump's plans which they fear will revive protectionism and set back the global approach to issues such as banking reform and climate change.
During his election campaign, Trump threatened to pull out of NAFTA, which he views as damaging to U.S. workers, unless it was renegotiated to his liking.
Canada depends on a loose border for trade but concerns over immigration are growing up north.
The U.S. must treat Mexico as a respected partner if we hope to resolve trade, immigration and crime issues.
The prime minister said he would defend 'Canadian values' but is expected to avoid conflict, focus on common ground in talks with Trump.
When word swirled through Washington on Thursday that Trump might be preparing to ease U.S. sanctions on Russia, worried European diplomats began calling the National Security Council and asking if the rumors were true.
Trump might use the meeting to go some way to winning concessions from Britain and bolster his vision of the United States exporting its way to prosperity.
As the two countries begin a difficult new relationship, Mexico sees possible common ground with Trump on the "rules of origin" of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that binds the two countries and Canada, several sources said.