Foreign direct investment


Tamaulipas is in the seventh place in attraction of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) at the national level, according to the indicators of the Ministry of Economy.

In the first quarter of this year, there was a flow in the Foreign Direct Investment of 363.4 million dollars, which represents the 4.6% of the national total.

The sectors of activities within the investments that Tamaulipas has had from 1999 to the first quarter of the 2017, highlights the Manufacturing Industry with the 61.2% of the total FDI in the entity, with the 7.5% is the Generation, transmission and distribution of energy electricity, water and gas supply by pipelines to the consumer and with the 7.1% the financial and insurance services sector.

Of the total flow of FDI in tamaulipas from 1999 to the first quarter of 2017, 62.2% comes from the United States, 10.1% from Spain and 6% from the Netherlands.

For more information, you can contact:

Secretary of Economic Development
Undersecretary of Investment Promotion
Government Offices Center, 21 Floor, Bicentennial Park
CP 87000, Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Tel: (834) 107.8823


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