Mexico has outstanding natural, social, cultural and human wealth. Its geographical location is favourable for developing various activities that play a vital role in national economy and are linked to oil, manufacturing, primary and heavy industries. Integration of strategies, technologies and schemes for reducing GHG emissions, proper management of resources and pursuing the well-being of society are fundamental in parallel to the development of economic activities.
In the case of Mexico, there is an opportunity to take advantage of CO₂ for enhanced oil recovery processes (EOR) in oil industry. For this reason, in Mexico, reference is made to CCUS projects to emphasize the potential for make use of CO₂ before its permanent geological storage.