Mexicali, a Modern Progressive City


Mexicali is the capital of the state of Baja California, located in northwestern Mexico bordering the U.S. The city of Mexicali has been recognized as one of the best cities to live, work and establishes business in Mexico.

Mexicali has a population of about 950,500 people. The main economic activities are manufacturing, trade and construction services. The city of Mexicali has quickly become a favorite destination for business, attracting successful national and international companies.


 

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Industrial Calling

 Many industrial clusters are present in the region, including: Aerospace, Medical, Food Processing, Metal Mechanics, Automotive, Electronics, Plastics and others.

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Supply Chain

Due to its topography, Mexicali offers well-planned housing locations which permits efficient public transportation to get people to their jobs and schools.

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Utilities Advantage

Abundant water, natural gas and electricity. Mexicali has two major power plants, the Cerro Prieto Power Station one of the largest geothermal power plants in the world with an installed capacity of 820 MW, as well as the Sempra Thermoelectric, which is a combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station with two gas turbines, a steam turbine and a heat recovery steam generator (HRSG); it is capable to produce 600 MW.

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Educational Excellence

Availability of educated and skilled people: twelve Universities and several technical and vocational schools and Institutes.

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Railroad Available

An internal local 81-mile network which connects all of the U.S. and Mexico.

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Airports Nearby

Close to Commercial, private and tourism Airports. The Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada located in Mexicali offers direct access to main cities in Mexico such as Mexico City, Toluca, Guadalajara and Monterrey. Access to the Imperial Valley Airport, located in the city of El Centro California, offers daily flights to cities like Los Angeles, San Diego, Tucson , Phoenix. Calexico Airport that offers Air Taxi services.

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Communications Infrastructure

Communications systems, ground transportation, highways with rapid access to a wide network of interstate freeways in California and Arizona, USA. As well as in Mexico.

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Sea Transportation

Access within a 3 hour drive to Ensenada , Baja California seaport in the Mexican side and 3 hours drive to San Diego California and 5 hours drive to Long Beach, California in the USA side.

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Loyal, Well-Trained Workforce

Low employee turnover rate. The Mexicali workforce meets the highest technical standards and is considered very loyal to their companies and co-workers, showing a very positive attitude with respect to the job and its challenges.

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Fiscal Benefits

An array of stimulus provided by local, State and Federal governments, adding to the long-term industrial vocation of the city.