The Mexican leader suggested the visit would take place on Jan. 9-10, though he also mentioned earlier dates.
Lopez Obrador said it was likely that a bilateral meeting with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and a meeting between the three leaders would follow his meeting with Biden.
Talks between the countries’ leaders are expected to address the United States-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement, among other issues.
Washington and Ottawa in July sought dispute settlement talks under USMCA over Lopez Obrador’s energy policies, arguing that they discriminate against U.S. and Canadian firms.
Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador looks on during Chilean President Gabriel Boric’s official visit to Mexico at the National Palace, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 23, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Romero
U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks about the student loan forgiveness program from an auditorium on the White House campus in Washington, U.S., October 17, 2022. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo