The third Sunday of June will celebrate the Father’s daya celebration that will take place in the midst of uncertainty about the direction of the economy, for which the Chamber of Commerce, Services and Tourism of Mexico City (Canaco CDMX) estimated that sales will reach 2 thousand 137 million pesos, 33.5% less than what was seen in 2019.
What he considers an expense for the celebration of Father’s Day will range between 600 to 1,200 pesoswhile the cost for Mother’s Day estimated by Canaco CDMX was between 800 and 1,000 pesos.
It is expected that 30% of purchases will be made via electronic commerceespecially to purchase personal accessories, electronic items and video games.
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The items that will be sold the most as gifts for this celebration are: watches, lotions, ties, as well as handbags, shoes, belts, clothing, mobile phones, video games, wines and spirits, as well as take-out foodsaid the president of Canaco CDMX, José de Jesús Rodríguez Cárdenas.
“It is foreseeable that the celebration took place under a scenario of economic uncertainty and decreased optimism among Mexican consumers”exposed Rodríguez Cárdenas.
Although sales for this holiday are expected to reach 2 thousand 137 million pesos, which means 11% more than in the 2021 celebrations, the figure is still lower by 33.5% compared to 3 thousand 212 in 2019.
He recalled that in the most recent Population and Housing Census, carried out by the Inegi, it was estimated that more than 1 million 670 thousand parents live in Mexico City.
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