With two newly declared areas, the Mexican government has now issued decrees for the creation of five special economic zones in the country's south and western regions.
The level of investments in infrastructure projects in Brazil is still not expected to be sufficient to cover depreciation.
BNamericas spoke to an expert at Mexico's infrastructure development institute (Imexdi) who expects the sector to see a moderately optimistic scenario in 2018.
Two highway rehabilitation contracts and another one to upgrade local streets will be awarded at the beginning of next year.
The event was caused after a glacier ruptured in the Aysén region (XI) in the extreme south of the country. Various roads were cut off and authorities declared the zone a disaster area.