Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit
|Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público
Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit logo
||Palacio Nacional, Plaza de la Constitución s/n, Col. Centro, Deleg. Cuauhtémoc. Ciudad de México
||$27.4 billion (FY 2010)
The Mexican Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit (
Spanish: Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público, SHCP) is the
finance ministry. The Secretary of Finance and Public Credit is a member of the
federal executive cabinet and is appointed by the
President of the Republic. It is active in developing
Alliance for Financial Inclusion. In Mexico the Secretary of Finance is the head of the Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit. This position is analogous to the
Secretary of the Treasury in the United States of America or to the
finance ministers of other nations.
- Proposes and directs the Federal Government’s economic policy as regards finances, tax, spending, income and public debt and statistics, geography and information, in order to ensure quality, equitable, inclusive and sustained economic growth.
Mexican customs (Administración General de Aduanas) is part of the Secretariat's
Servicio de Administración Tributaria (Tax Administration Service).