State Secretariat of Economy forsees a prosperous 2019 for Mazatlán


Mazatlan, Sin.- A prosperous year 2019 for Mazatlan is projected by the State Secretariat of Economy with the attraction of investments, among them the Offshore Mexico group.

Javier Lizárraga Mercado, head of the agency, announced that the arrival of this top of developers is a fact, which facilities will be located next to the airport, and in turn, will attract other companies that will supply products and services for different industries such as the automotive, aeronautical, aerospace, medical and electronic instruments.

“We are very happy to have such an important international company here in Mazatlan, the Offshore group is one of the top developers worldwide, and the complex will be located right here by the airport,” he said.

He indicated that this type of investment represents a new challenge for the port of Mazatlan, so they will be working with local universities, in order to generate highly skilled labor human capital.

“We are going to generate the curricula, in coordination with the universities. We need to generate more engineers that are needed with the arrival of the natural gas industry, which is already a reality, “he continued.

Lizárraga Mercado stressed that economic growth is not only coming to Mazatlan, but throughout the whole state of Sinaloa, with private investment, which exceeded 22.3 billion pesos last August, added to a direct foreign investment in the first half of the year of 454 million US dollars and the possibility of electric cogeneration plants from natural gas in the north, center and south of the state.

The Mazatlan Post Newsroom with information from lineadirectaportat