Mexico needs to take advantage of its natural resources. The government created the Energy Reform to achieve it. This opens the possibility of using unconventional techniques in the country, such as those used with shale resources. The debate over the exploration and development of shale is just beginning.
Mexico is creating a competitive and open market of gasoline. A first step was price liberalization but authorities have a great challenge: to prevent a Pemex from re-establishing its monopoly in the sector.