India-Mexico Relations

 

India-Mexico relations imply the diplomatic relations between Mexico and India. Both the countries are members of the United Nations and G-20 major economies.

Mexico was the first Latin American country to recognise India’s independence from Britain in 1947. Diplomatic relations were established on 1st August 1950 and Mexico opened its embassy in New Delhi a year later. Mexico showed its prestige for India by appointing a former President of Mexico Emilio Portes Gil as the first ambassador of Mexico to India. Nobel Prize winner Octavio Paz was appointed the ambassador to India in 1962.