Is a Federal Government entity and represents the sectorial authority, responsible for promoting adequate transport and communications networks to contribute to services accessibility, and cope with globalization trends.
Its objective is to guarantee modern and adequate transportation infrastructure to contribute to the sustainable growth of the country by providing competitive and quality services.
Formerly known as the General Directorate of Rail and Multimodal Transport, it is the unit of the Undersecretariat of Infrastructure in charge of the planning and formulation of policies and programs, the regulation of the railway system, as well as the granting of concessions and permits in the matter, the verification of its compliance and determination on modifications and terminations.
Promotes a safe, efficient and competitive railway system, through the regulation, surveillance and verification of the construction, operation, exploitation, conservation and maintenance of the railway infrastructure, the public railway transport service and its auxiliary services.
One state owned entity has one railway concession with a length of 1,550 km. The term of the concession can be extended.
Seven concessions with a total length of approximately 16,000 km. The term of the concession can be extended.
Implement a logistics platform that integrates the provision of port administration services carried out by the competent entities in the Ports of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Salina Cruz, Oaxaca and their interconnection by rail transport, as well as any other action that allows contribute to the development of the region of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, with a comprehensive, sustainable, sustainable and inclusive vision, promoting economic, productive and cultural growth.