The Secretary of
Economy, Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, moderated the table "Lessons of
the Productive Sector" under the International Summit of Productivity,
which opened the President of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, and attended by the
Secretary General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
(OECD), José Ángel Gurría Trevino, and the First Ibero-American Secretary
General, Enrique V. Iglesias García.
roundtable, Guajardo Villarreal said that the responsibility of the public
sector is to design public policies, such as the structural reforms, in order
to match the field for the benefit of all businesses and regions of the
country, in order to close the gap in terms of productivity; and work together
with the private sector to enhance the value chains and make continuous
improvements in the integration process of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
in the production processes.
In the panel, which
was held at the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE, in Spanish), they also
participated Jaana Remes, partner at McKinsey Global Institute; Herminio
Blanco, President of the Administrative Council of Iberdrola Mexico; Raymond
Torres, Director of the Institute for the Studies of the International Labour
Organisation (ILO); Antonio Celia Martinez-Aparicio, President of Promigas; and
Gustavo Grobocopatel, President of Los Grobo.