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Sonora fortalecerá la manufactura con el estado de Arizona | El Economista


Sonora will strengthen the maquiladora industry and relations that favor the mega-region with Arizona, said Gov. Claudia Pavlovich Arellano. In protest of the new State Executive Committee of the Maquiladora and Manufacturing Industry of Exports (Index) 2017-2019, headed by Gerardo Vázquez Falcón, the president acknowledged the work and results in the maquiladora sector in the country. He pointed out that in the state of Sonora the maquiladora industry accounts for about 21% of the state’s gross domestic product and contributes to the generation of direct jobs, in addition to the national level, it represents about 80% of manufacturing exports. Attracts foreign exchange and foreign investment for more than $ 200 billion; Generates 2.7 million direct jobs and more than 7 million indirect jobs. “In the case of the maquiladora industry, if life raises our walls we will continue to strengthen our Sonora-Arizona mega region and we will continue to build the bridges we have with the state government of Arizona.” The governor called to take advantage of the opportunities that are generated by the Sonora-Arizona mega region to strengthen the competitiveness of the export manufacturing sector while continuing to visualize other markets. He reiterated the commitment and support to the new State Executive Committee Index 2017-2019, who said that they should define strategies that unite the effort of the entrepreneurs of the municipal associations of the export industry.

Path of development

The new state president of the State Executive Committee Index, Gerardo Vázquez Falcón, pledged to lead the state along the path of development and momentum. She emphasized that the governor has been a facilitating agent since it has opened doors and attracted charitable actions to Sonora, so that in the same way the export manufacturers will work to be the best ally in employment generation. In 2016, the revenues Of the foreign market of manufacturing establishments in Sonora grew 4.7% at a real annual rate, the highest level in the last three years, according to data from the Manufacturing Industry, Maquiladora and Export Services Program, published by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography.


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