Manufacturing in Leon, Silao and Guanajuato
The cities of Leon, Silao, and Guanajuato are prominent for manufacturers seeking to operate in Mexico’s highly developed automotive sector.
Strategically located in Central Mexico
The Central Mexico cities of Leon and Silao, Guanajuato provide a logistics platform from which to export to the Western, Central, and Eastern United States. The most prominent industry in these communities is automotive. Suppliers to the sector include companies involved in casting, forging, machining, electronic assembly, cable and wire manufacturing, tubing, and fiberglass. In recent years, this region attracted foreign direct investment totaling almost US $17 billion. Guanajuato as a whole is ranked second among Mexican state economies.
Infrastructure and Logistics
Leon, Silao, and Guanajuato are in the center of Mexico. The location of these cities provides access to 80% of the Mexican domestic market. In the same way, the location connects with the main ports on the Mexican coast and the border with the United States by road and rail.
automotive sector suppliers are located in Guanajuato
of Chevrolet and GMC pickups are manufactured in Silao
Guanajuato Inland Port speeds up the logistics process
20% of the value
of Mexican auto production is in Leon and the state of Guanajuato
Leon is the best location for your manufacturing if:
- You are looking for a central geographical location from which you can access all major US markets.
- Your business can benefit from being in close proximity to Mexico’s most dynamic aerospace and automotive clusters.
- Your organization can benefit from a region with plentiful low-cost, low-turnover labor.
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