Economy

Economy

Yucatan sees the beginning of this century becoming the most important financial, business, academic, cultural, medical, industrial and commercial center of the southeast of Mexico, and it is also the most secure state of the country, thanks to its cultural, geographical and weather characteristics, it offers a high life quality level.

The commercial and services sector have the biggest contributions to the Gross Domestic Product of the state, also, their contribution in employment generation and in the added value, the industrial sector can be considered strong in Yucatan, the manufacturing and construction industries have a high multiplying effect on the other economic sectors.

Yucatan has 98,478 economical unities, 39.28% of them corresponding to the commercial sector, 34.75% to the services sector and 22.98% to the manufacturing industry; the 2.98% left, corresponding to other sectors.