McAllen, Texas; a Booming Binational Border Community

Since 1988, The McAllen Economic Development Corporation has attracted manufacturing companies from across the globe. The organization’s recruitment efforts focus primarily on using their strategic border location to give companies a cost-effective, globally competitive manufacturing solution, delivering quality products, that in some cases, are made to order and require a much more robust lead time.

Located along the United States – Mexico Border, the city of McAllen is home to several well-known manufacturing companies. Target industries include: Automotive, Electronics, Aerospace, Medical Equipment, Customer Care Centers, Data Centers, Hi-Tech companies that focus on Software
Development, Robotics and the Semiconductor business in the near future.

With an emerging binational population of 2.5 million and a manufacturing workforce of over 150,000, this international metro offers highly skilled talent with over 30 years of industrial experience. Local educational partners are focused on extensive training, skills development apprenticeship programs with a focus on Industry 4.0, artificial intelligence, and automation. Click to read more at