meeting chaired last 7 April, by the Secretary of Economy, Ildefonso Guajardo
Villarreal, on last Wednesday was held a working meeting with the Mining Sector
to give continuity to the agreements in order to improve the operating
conditions of that sector.
On this occasion,
representatives of business organizations and companies that generate about 95
percent of the mining production in the country, including the Mining Chamber
of Mexico (CAMIMEX, by its initials in Spanish), the National Chamber of
Industry of Iron and Steel (CANACERO, by its initials in Spanish) and the
Association of Mining Engineers, Metallurgists and Geologists of Mexico, A.C.
(AIMMGM), were received by Mario Alfonso Cantú Suárez, General Coordinator of
Mines of the Secretariat of Economy; and the General Commissioner of the
Federal Police, Enrique Galindo Francisco Ceballos.
At the meeting, participants
agreed to strengthen the channels of service and information exchange that have
worked before between the industrial impresarios of the sector and the
authorities, in order to meet the overall situation and the particular cases
that arise at different times of productive process.
Derived from the
above, the lines of work to be developed in a coordinated way, were defined
between representatives of the mining sector and the various authorities, in
order to achieve results in the short, medium and long term.
The Government of
the Republic, through the Secretariat of Economy and the National Security
Commission of the Federal Police, reaffirms its commitment to follow up on
requests for support to this sector of great importance for creating jobs and
attracting investments to our country.