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1 Houston, Tx. October 1, 2012 Local Assets for Global Relevance By David Mayagoitia Chairman Tijuana EDC

2 Agenda Regional Cooperation: Our biggest asset Regional Profile: Baja California, SD, Imperial New perspective on collaboration Re-shoring by Near-shoring Co-Innovation Tijuana EDC

3 Regional Cooperation: Our biggest asset US Mega Regions/ Calibaja 40 mega-regions account for two-thirds of global economic output and more than 85% of all global innovation Richard Florida, WSJ

4 Regional Cooperation: Our biggest asset The US Southern Border Click to edit Master text styles Click to edit Master text styles Second level Third level Fourth level» Fifth level Number of States Mexico 6 US 4 Population (millions) Mexico 19.7 US 70.9 Economic Size (Billions) Mexico 159 US 3,183 Total 3,342 Bottom Line : 6th Largest Economy

5 Regional Cooperation: Our biggest asset - San Diego County - Imperial County - Baja California 1+1= = 111

6 Regional Cooperation: Our biggest asset Regional Cooperation: Complimentary Capabilities Baja California Sophisticated manufacturing: aerospace-meddev Competitively priced labor Steady supply of engineers International trade logistics Imperial County Renewable energy sources: geothermal, solar, wind Large tracts of developable land Water Agro-business San Diego County Knowledge based economy: Telecomm, Software, Biotech Educated Workforce World class academic and research centers Quality of Life

7 Regional Profile Economically Active Population: 1.4 Million Over 600,000 in Manufacturing In 900+ Manufacturing Companies GDP 20,153 millions Baja California 115 technical schools, 29 universities and 17 research centers

8 Regional Profile Baja California Leading Industrial Clusters Medical Electronics Automotive Aerospace 68 Companies 42,000 employees #1 North America 203 Companies employees 84 Companies employees 53 Companies 13,00 employees

9 Regional Profile San Diego Innovation hub with high-wage, high-growth clusters within the life sciences, clean technology, and software development industries. It is home to renowned Research Centers and Universities Other Sectors: Shipbuilding Defense Agribusiness Tourism

10 Advance Manufacturing Bio Tech San Diego Leading Industrial Clusters Clean Tech Aerospace +515 Establishments 24,300 employees +220 Establishments +6,800 employees +800 Establishments 5,000 employees +640 Establishments 7,000 employees

11 Regional Profile Imperial County Comprises over 4,500 square miles New renewable energy projects:geothermal, Thermal- Solar, Solar PV, Wind, Bio-fuel (algie) Growing agribusiness: Over $4 billion/year. Available land Secure water rights Low utility rates

12 Imperial County Leading Industrial Clusters Clean Tech/Renewable Energy Over 30 Solar Project Developments in the Permitting Process Wind Development Project Under Construction More than (6) Operational Geothermal Facilities Agribusiness 2011 Gross Production Valued at $1.9 Billion Home to the Only Sugar Beet Processing Plant in California Operational Algae Farm Intl. Trade & Logistics Leading International Hay Exporter Leading Seed Exporter El Toro EXPORT RUBIN SEED, LLC

13 Value added AXIS Strategic Intelligence Center, based in the Stan Shih model New perspective on collaboration Strategic value chain for Global Competitiveness USA Mexico Extended value chain

14 New perspective on collaboration Re-shoring by Near-shoring Total cost to market; lower than China Speed to market logistics: Short Supply Chain Minimum operation disruptions High collaboration environment 50 years of experience Lean manufacturing expertise Bilingual and bicultural workforce Same time zone By 2015 China s manufacturing costs will exceed Mexico s (2)ILO, HSBC, SHCP

15 New perspective on collaboration DJO Re-shoring Success Story Employees Vista, Ca Mexico Other Countries 820 Manufacturing employment DJO Global, 10K report 2011

16 New perspective on collaboration Near-Shoring a Multi-Sectorial Phenomenon

17 New perspective on collaboration Co-Innovation

18 New perspective on collaboration Co-Innovation The CaliBaja Partnership

19 Non-profit business organization of over 100 companies that support Tijuana s industry, and are ready to help you do business in Tijuana. We facilitate establishing manufacturing and business facilities Services Free how to do business seminars Facilitate connections government & service providers Assist with Site Selection Supplier Development Workforce Development

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