In recent days, the main topic in Mexico, has been the liberalization of fuel market. Mexican authorities optimistic about this process and have high expectations. It will start in January.
Some areas of Mexico are suffering from gasoline shortages, because Pemex has been unable to guarantee the supply.
A new gasoline market in Mexico will start in a couple of weeks and Pemex keeps having problems in the production of gasoline. In recent years, premium gasoline production has dropped substantially.
The Federal Government seeks to create a competitive energy market in the country and the gasoline industry will be open to free competition next year.
Mexico is experiencing a time of uncertainty with the results of the presidential elections in US. Some ideas of Donald Trump could affect the country, but Mexico would not be the only one affected, the US energy sector could suffer too.
After the increase in gasoline prices, several politicians have shown their disaffection towards the Energy Reform; an ‘adjustment’ to benefit Pemex — and Mexico in general — was proposed by a PRD deputy.