The region has stood out for being a pioneer in the manufacture of garments such as: blouses, shirts, shirts, ties, pants and jeans. Likewise, it has specialized in the manufacture of high value-added garments such as: swimwear and control garments (girdles); also as in the production of hotel, corporate, security and fire services.
In addition to having an important pull of companies belonging to the garment sector, in the region several production companies have been established in the chain such as yarns, industrial textiles and printed synthetic textiles.
Given the importance of the sector, the region has the textile and clothing cluster “JUNTOS”. This cluster has worked in the opening of new markets at national and international level, as well as in achieving the specialization of the companies in other products of greater added value. This level of integration has been so effective that it has allowed the creation of a unified sales protocol for all its members, as well as a software for measuring the efficiency of production. In total, the cluster includes 14 companies representing more than 1350 formal jobs.