About the state of Jalisco
Known as "Latin America's Silicon Valley," Jalisco is a state on Mexico's Pacific coast home to some 6.5 million people. Its main industries are manufacturing, IT, and electronics. Agri-food is another major industry, with Tequila production alone accounting for 200,000 direct and indirect jobs.
SOURCE: Centre de recherche industrielle du Québec
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