The Government of Chiapas participated in the inauguration of the Yazaki auto parts manufacturing plant, that is going to generate 1500 jobs for the Soconusco region. The Japanese factory is located South of Tapachula, and has received a US$20 million investment from this Multinational Corporation. Yazaki is one of the companies that generates the most employment in Chiapas, with 20 years experience operating 7 plants. Besides, it has operations in 140 countries, supplying electric harnesses, connectors, components, among other materials. Yazaki's expansion in the State is proof of the financial certainty in the State, which also happens to be the first Special Economic Zone in the Southeast of Mexico.