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About the Region

San Diego

San Diego County, California's second most populous county, is a center of entrepreneurship and innovation with one of the most highly educated workforces in the world; more than 80 academic and applied research institutions; access to venture capital; and thriving technology, military and tourism sectors.


Imperial County is one of California's primary centers for clean technology, renewable energy, agribusiness, and international trade and logistics with abundant, affordable land; a readily accessible workforce; and year-round access to water, sun and wind.


Baja California is one of Mexico's most economically developed states and has an extensive higher education system; a large labor pool; sophisticated manufacturing base; and established medical device, consumer electronics, automotive, aerospace and logistics industries.


San Diego County, Imperial County - and Baja California in Mexico - have become one of the top emerging regions in the world. With a combined population of more than six and a half million people, a 27,000 square mile footprint, major international airports, and land ports of entry and major seaports, this bi-national mega-region offers incomparable opportunities for global businesses.

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