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Tamaulipas achieves fourth national place in foreign investments.

  • During the third quarter of 2021, investors injected about 530 million dollars into the regional economy.
  • From the first to the third quarter of 2021, a flow of 1,123,2 million dollars was registered.
  • In the Governor's administration Cabeza de Vaca 6,980.6 million dollars of FDI have arrived.


November 22 of the 2021

Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas.- Tamaulipas was placed in the fourth position at the national level in the ranking of attraction of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), due to the flow captured during the third quarter of 2021.

In the period that corresponds to the month of July to September, 528.6 million dollars landed in the state, as a result of investments made by international companies in various regions.

The sum of the FDI of the first three quarters of 2021 results in the figure of 1,123.2 million dollars, in this accumulated of nine months Tamaulipas is located in place seven at the national level.

As of the third quarter of 2021, FDI comes mainly from the United States with 35.8%, followed by Spain with 14.1% and Canada with 8.3% of the total.

So far in the current state administration, 6,980.6 million dollars of FDI have reached Tamaulipas, a number with which the entity is ranked number seven at the national level and fourth on the northern border for this concept.

During the government headed by Governor Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca three of the four historical records of FDI have been registered in Tamaulipas; 1,538.1 million dollars in 2017; $ 1,510.3 million in 2018 and $ 1,622.3 in 2019.

These results are the product of the public policies implemented by the Governor Cabeza de Vaca, in terms of promoting new investments through the dissemination of the entity's competitive advantages.

The positive results of the security strategy promoted by the state president have managed to strengthen the confidence of foreign investors and the productive sectors in all regions.

Breakdown of FDI during 2021

 First quarter: $ 444.2 million

Second quarter: $ 150.4 million

Third quarter: $ 528.6 million

Historical records of FDI in Tamaulipas

2017 - $ 1,538.1 million

2018 - $ 1,510.3 million

2019 - $ 1,622.3 million

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