In 2020, Aragón covered all its local energy consumption with renewables

Aragón’s production of renewable energy exceeded local energy consumption by 22% in 2020, following a boom in green investments likely to continue in 2021. Substantial investments have been made in the last years by both national and international groups, especially in the provinces of Zaragoza and Teruel. Proof of this are the almost 1,000 megawatts […]

Study shows Aragón’s potential as a logistics hub for pharmaceutics

    The current Covid crisis has revealed the criticality of location for the global pharmaceutical industry. Aragon reveals to be an attractive option for pharma distribution thanks to its connectivity, competitive costs and other factors. Spain is the world´s 10th Scientific power and Europe´s 5th. Its integrated Healthcare System consists of a network of 800 […]

Aragon demonstrates competitive advantage as location for international distribution

In recent years the Aragon region, and PLAZA (Logistics Platform of Zaragoza) in particular, has had some significant success in attracting the distribution activities of international companies and is naturally keen to build on this. Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), a research institute established in partnership with the MIT, conducted a benchmarking study for Invest in […]

Aragón takes leading role in Spanish pig industry, with producers investing over 500 mio. euros in the region

The president of Aragón, Mr. Javier Lambán, has chaired a meeting with company representatives of the pig sector of Aragon for the creation of the National Porcine Cluster. The formal constitution of the cluster and the presentation of its strategic plan will be celebrated in November. The establishment of a cluster of pig producers will […]

Special Report about Aragón’s “economic success story” in FDI Intelligence Magazine

The Financial Times’ FDI Intelligence magazine dedicates a special report to Aragón’s economic boom in its latest issue. According to the authors, “Aragon is one of Spain’s best performing autonomous communities, which is testament to its favourable location, highly skilled workforce and expertise in sectors such as automobile manufacturing.” The report highlights the key strengths […]

By rail, sea and air: Aragón is China’s entrance door to the South of Europe

Aragón continues working to consolidate itself as one of the main logistics hubs in Europe, from where service is provided to the whole world. And thanks to constant public-private collaboration, companies enjoy increasingly efficient solutions and logistics resources to operate with China. Multimodal transport solutions between Aragón and China were presented this week in a workshop […]