Puebla is a commercial and industrial center southeast of the capital. Since the 1960s, Volkswagen has had a plant here. Decisions being made by US President Donald Trump are already impacting business in Mexico.
In the week that the US President began the process of overhauling the NAFTA trade accord, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has spoken in favor of free and fair trade. Germany is Mexico's main EU trading partner.
Citing security concerns and environmental issues, US authorities have banned a concert along the US-Mexican border. The musical director of the project says this only fuels his ambition to stand up against nationalism.
During meetings with EU leaders, US President Donald Trump threatened to curb the sale of millions of German cars in the US. In comments leaked to German press he said Germany was acting in a bad way.
US President Donald Trump's nominee for US Trade Representative - a key position in renegotiations of NAFTA - has passed a key hurdle in the US Senate. This despite opposition from prominent GOP Senator John McCain.
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