Rio Grande City International Business Ambassador, Ruben Islas, attended the official inauguration of the Miguel Alemán Fair and Reynas de Miguel Alemán expo on Friday, October 6.
"It's always my honor to help support and represent Rio Grande City across international borders,” said Islas. We would like to thank the city of Miguel Alemán for extending an invitation and for their continued support and partnership."
Starr County and the entire US-Mexico border region is home to a diverse range of economic activities, including manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism.
According to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Travel and Tourism Office (NTTO), Mexican travelers spent $11.7 billion in the United States in 2021.
Miguel Alemán is a city located in the northeastern part of the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. It is the municipal seat of the Miguel Alemán Municipality. The city is situated on the banks of the Rio Grande, which forms the border between Mexico and the United States.