The President of the Republic, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, trusted that with the reinforcement of the Package Against Inflation and Famine (Pacic) that will be presented this Monday, October 3, it will be possible to stop the rise in prices of at least 24 products of the basic basket, and he even stressed that efforts will be made to have decrease in its price.
In the “morning” this Thursday from the National Palace, López Obrador also stated that his main concern these days, in the economic aspect, is inflation.
“We are already taking measures (to stop the increase in inflation) and I met with producers, distributors, with owners of stores that distribute food, and we have defined a basic basket that will not increaseWe are even going to try to reduce prices and this plan will be presented next Monday and we are already taking measures.
“I told you last time that it was very pleasing that when I made the proposal to this group of businessmen, industrialists, merchants, their response was very positive and I believe that with this measure we are going to achieve stop the inflationary increase”he pointed.
Likewise, President López Obrador indicated that he hasspecial attention and a special follow-up to the inflationary issue.
“I have a special attention, I am giving a special follow-up to this matter. If they ask me ‘What worries you these days, your main concern is number one in economics?’ Inflation and that is why it is acting.
“But we are already working and this plan is presented on monday and I am sure that we will be able to stop the increase in prices,” he added.
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