China drawn to Mexico’s opening economy

China's President Xi Jinping speaks during a joint news conference with Trinidad & Tobago's Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, unseen, at the Diplomatic Center in St. Ann's, Trinidad, Saturday, June 1, 2013. Xi Jinping announced China was awarding Trinidad a $250 million loan to build a children's hospital during the first stop of his four-country regional tour in the Americas. He's also traveling to Mexico, Costa Rica and the U.S. (AP Photo/Anthony Harris)MEXICO CITY (AP) — China has invested heavily in resource-rich Latin America in recent years, striking major trade deals with governments from Venezuela to Argentina. Now its president is reaching out to one of the few countries in the region where ties have been slow to develop: Mexico.