Agro-industry sector
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• The Food Industry is the one with the highest VACB (Censal Gross Value by its initials in Spanish). Its highest concentration of EU is found in the municipality of Tapachula (42.5%), followed by Huixtla (9.5%).

• The activities that stand out in the Food Industry are:
311830 – Manufacture of corn tortillas and nixtamal grinding
311710 – Preparation and packaging of fish and seafood in general
311222 – Manufacture of edible vegetable starches, oils, and fats

• From 2013 to 2018, activities that are becoming relevant within the food industry were ventured into, such as the case of 31141 – Preservation of fruits, vegetables, stews, and other prepared foods.

• While in Mexico it grew by 47% in the EU, in Chiapas it was 241%, reaching 58 EUs, of which 10 are located in the Soconusco Region, mainly in Tapachula and Mazatán.
Food Industry
Drinking and Tobacco Industries
Agroindustrial Sector – IEL
0.115
5.784
4.145
0.995
4.240
4.131
1.323
1.398
1.387
0.917
1.120
1.087
1.179
0.909
0.939
0.943
0.903
0.908
0.136
1.696
1.244
0.114
1.050
0.834
312 Industria de las bebidas y del tabaco
311 Industria alimentaria

Sector
Agroindustrial
Agroindustrial Sector – IEL
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Lic. Felipe Casahonda Paredes
Lic. Arantxa Domínguez Corzo