Puerto Rico’s legacy in the manufacturing industry, coupled with a highly skilled workforce, excellent infrastructure, and competitive tax incentives, continue to attract multi-million-dollar investments, including the likes of Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico, Honeywell Aerospace, and Pratt & Whitney Puerto Rico.
Advanced manufacturing and aerospace companies come to Puerto Rico for its talented workforce, established manufacturing environment, competitive real estate costs, and other assets:
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“Seeing the various facilities and the magnitude of what the companies on the island can do has been impressive. Puerto Rico is very well established in the biosciences and pharma community, but it definitely has much more to offer . It is a matter of understanding where the different pieces fall and where the appropriate locations could be for other types of manufacturing, like the ones my clients do.” – Ford Graham, Senior Vice President of McGuireWoods Consulting
– El Nuevo Día, March 2, 2023
“Getting FAA approval would also have been more complicated outside of the United States.“
A large network of professionals, industry associations, educational institutions, and local government offices supports new arrivals to this exciting sector.