Before the President
of the Republic, Enrique Peña Nieto, Cargill Mexico announced its Business Plan
2015-2018. More than 7 billion 200 million dollars will be invested in it. In
the event, the Secretary of Economy, Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, said that
in 20 years, the exports of the agribusiness and agricultural sectors increased
from 4 billion dollars to 26 billion dollars, due to the efforts of the
competitive integration of Mexico.
They were also
present the Secretaries of: Foreign Affairs (SRE), José Antonio Meade Kuribreña;
Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA),
Enrique Martínez y Martínez; Agrarian, Land and Urban Development (SEDATU; all
acronyms in Spanish), Jesús Murillo Karam; and the Governor of Jalisco, Jorge
Aristóteles Sandoval; and the CEO of Cargill, David W. MacLennan, among others.