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More investment for Jalisco

Karla Salinas | 19.12.2013

One of the results of the promotion tour made by officers from the Ministry of Economic Development to Europe is an investment, initially for US$20 million, to be made by a company from the automotive sector.

One of the results of the promotion tour made by officers from the Ministry of Economic Development to Europe is an investment, initially for US$20 million, to be made by a company from the automotive sector.

Even if the name of the company was not disclosed, it will start operating in Jalisco in the first quarter of 2014, and in the first stage will generate around one thousand jobs.

Jose Palacios Jimenez, Minister of Economic Development, explained that the company’s plan is making staged investments at Jalisco in coming years, until reaching US$66 million.

The Ministry of Economic Development made a promotion tour to France and Germany from November 4th to the 25th. “Up to now there are 11 companies interested in Jalisco, mainly from the automotive, electronics, high technology and multimedia sectors, and the proper follow-up is being given to these companies for the development of the investment project”, Mr. Palacios Jimenez said.

Source: Maquilaportal

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