Saltillo looking to attract US$75 million investment

Atlantis Industrial Park in Saltillo, Coahuila, is competing with San Luis Potosi and Puebla, for an investment in the food industry sector, valued at US$75 million and the creation of 2,000 jobs. The businessman Gerardo Rodriguez informed that it is an international food-health firm which has already plants in Mexico to provide to the national market, however, the new plant will target the export market. Rodriguez comments that this decision will be made within the first 3 weeks in January. The Atlantis Industrial Park, located behind the Cactus Valley Industrial Parks and the Kimberly Clark plant, has a 64 hectares extension and has 40 extra hectares reserved. In case this company’s investment is completed, its premises will occupy the whole industrial park.