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The gateway to
BUSINESS
is now open …in south San Diego.

Move your business into the future.

In the southwestern corner of the U.S., something extraordinary is happening. Companies are thriving, ideas are connecting, and expansion is everywhere. The reason is SINCO.

 

In Spanish, “Cinco” is the number five. In our region, SINCO starts with “S” because the region is anchored in south San Diego. Pronounced “seen-koh,” it spells out and represents our key cities: San Diego, Imperial Beach, National City, Chula Vista and the Otay commercial sector.

 

In SINCO, you’ll find a talented global workforce, connection to international markets, open land primed for growth, and  collaboration that cuts through bureaucracy.

 

So if you want to join the next great business movement, look south, it’s all happening in SINCO.

 

The Launch Pad for Emerging Industries

Aerospace & Defense

The SINCO region has long been a stronghold of the aerospace industry, boasting four times the concentration of jobs compared to the rest of the nation. Some of the products and services produced in the region include: military, commercial, and regional aircraft components; search, detection, and navigation instruments; support activities for air transportation; airport operations; and guided missile and space vehicle manufacturing, among others. With a solid infrastructure, enhanced supply chains, an increasing numbers of startups, as well as open land available for new and expanded operations – SINCO is moving the industry forward.

Telecommunications
& Advanced Technology

The SINCO region has become a hub for innovation in emerging technological industries. Through some of the most successful established companies, as well as cutting-edge startups, the region’s tech firms are making an impact with a global reach. These businesses, combined with major research universities in the region, are leading the way in sectors such as telecommunications, cybersecurity, connected devices, data analytics, health IT, bioinformatics, gaming, and SaaS technologies. 

 

Medical Device Manufacturing

The medical device industry is a key element to the SINCO region’s success. Massively successful corporations as well as an influx of new startups have aided in the region’s expansion, resulting in the manufacturing of diagnostics, sleep aids, glucose monitors, spinal implants, and many others.

Binational Innovation

The SINCO region sits at the southwesternmost point of the United States, giving many companies a powerful binational advantage as they utilize manufacturing operations on both sides of the border. Coupled with political cooperation from both countries, businesses can look forward to efficient and beneficial business dealings, with none of the red tape.

Biopharmaceuticals

The biopharmaceutical industry is a major driver of the SINCO region’s growing economy. Many of the nation’s top pharmaceutical companies maintain a presence in the area, fostering collaboration with research institutes, biotech companies, as well as major universities. These national recognized colleges are also responsible for one of the most talented workforces in the world.  

Medical Device Manufacturing

The medical device industry is a key element to the SINCO region’s success. Massively successful corporations as well as an influx of new startups have aided in the region’s expansion, resulting in the manufacturing of diagnostics, sleep aids, glucose monitors, spinal implants, and many others.

Binational Innovation

The SINCO region sits at the southwesternmost point of the United States, giving many companies a powerful binational advantage as they utilize manufacturing operations on both sides of the border. Coupled with political cooperation from both countries, businesses can look forward to efficient and beneficial business dealings, with none of the red tape.

Biopharmaceuticals

The biopharmaceutical industry is a major driver of the SINCO region’s growing economy. Many of the nation’s top pharmaceutical companies maintain a presence in the area, fostering collaboration with research institutes, biotech companies, as well as major universities. These national recognized colleges are also responsible for one of the most talented workforces in the world.  

Maritime

Situated along the waterfront, with access to large industrial sites and San Diego’s maritime activity, the SINCO region is an ideal location for companies in the blue economy to launch and expand. Coupled with existing assets such as the Living Coast Discovery Center, the region provides a myriad of opportunities to explore research and development in the maritime sector.

Craft Brewing

Known as the Craft Beer Capital of America, craft brewing has become a major industry in the SINCO region over the past twenty years. Home to well-known corporate producers and microbreweries alike, the area has hundreds of brewhouses supported by the region’s tourism and local lifestyle that places a high value on the industry. 

Opportunity Awaits

Located minutes away from the US-Mexico border, the expansive Port of San Diego, as well as a bustling international airport, in SINCO, opportunity awaits around every corner.

 

Unending Growth. Unbelievable Benefits. Unstoppable Ideas.

SINCO brings together everything modern and dynamic businesses need to launch, grow and succeed, including:

 
A tourist destination you get to enjoy year round
Each community is ready to support your business growth
World class projects throughout the SINCO region
SINCO reaches into the world’s fastest-growing markets
A collaborative, binational region
South San Diego Regional Profile

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