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Tuesday 21 October 2014

Secretaría de Economía

  • Investments In Tabasco for MEP$420 million announced

    Cunduacan, Tab, Investments for MEP$420 million were announced today during the business tour headed by the Minister of the Economy, Eduardo Sojo, to the State.

    In Cunduacan Municipality, the Minister of the Economy set off works for Tabasco Business Center Industrial Park, which will have an initial investment of MEP$250 million. When the works are completed public and private resources invested there will amount to MEP$1.5 billion, generating 2 thousand 300 direct and indirect jobs.

    Before the Minister, representatives from Big Cola announced an investment over MEP$170 million to increase production lines in its bottling plant at Villahermosa.

    This investment will allow generating 500 direct jobs and more than 250 indirect jobs. Sojo pointed-out that these investments will be reflected in the level of confidence businessmen have in Mexico.

    The Ministry of the Economy supported this project, in its first stage, with MEP$3 million, out of a total investment of MEP$10 million. Minister Sojo also inaugurated the facilities of 911 Call Center in Villahermosa, which had an initial investment of MEP$5 million that will provide for the generation of 250 direct jobs.
  • Investments for MEP$700 Million in Chiapas Announced

    The Minister of the Economy, Eduardo Sojo, set the cornerstone for two new companies in Cintalapa and Chiapa de Corzo municipalities in Chiapas, where the private sector will invest MEP$600 million to generate around five thousand direct and indirect jobs.

    During his trip to the State, Grupo Bachoco announced before Minister Sojo an investment for MEP$100 million, in the first stage, to build a plant in Ocozocuautla, where more than 580 jobs will be generated.

    In Cintalapa, Sojo was at the event to set the cornerstone for ViBa, S.A. de C.V., a beef company that will invest MEP$500 million.

    Thi project will add value to cattle rising at the State; its products will be exported to South Korea, the United States and Japan, among others. It was here where Grupo Bachoco announced the investment they will make in Ocozocuautla. Later, in Chiapa de Corzo, the cornerstone for a new soft drinks bottling plant was set; at this Geusa Pepsico plant MEP$100 million will be invested.