Covid-19, along with the related disruptions to the movement of goods and people, has compounded the challenges facing globalisation. With the breakdown of supply chains leading to concerns over the provision of key goods during the crisis, some emerging markets had moved towards regionalisation in an effort to share risks.
Roberto Novoa, Regional President, Guanajuato, Mexican Confederation of Industrial Chambers; and Abraham Rocha Moreno, President, International Balloon Festival
Attracting entrepreneurs and building a better business environment
In an interview with Global Platform, Roberto Novoa, regional president of the Mexican Confederation of Industrial Chambers, and Abraham Rocha Moreno, president of the International Balloon Festival, speak on the factors contributing to growth and globalisation in their local economy. Entrepreneurs are being encouraged to take advantage of the city’s central location, logistics infrastructure and industrial clusters. In addition, natural and historical attractions have created a multitude of opportunities for the development of tourism-related industries.