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Quintana Roo makes list in country’s top foreign direct tourism investments

Mexico City, Mexico — Quintana Roo makes the list of the top states attracting Foreign Direct Investment in Tourism (FIDT). According to the Secretary of Tourism, Miguel Torruco Marqués, in the first quarter of 2024, the country registered $469.2 million dollars.

The states with the highest flow of FDI in the first quarter of 2024 were Baja California Sur, Mexico City, Quintana Roo, Yucatán and Jalisco.

He specified that during this period, the countries that reported the highest flow of FDI were the United States, France, Spain, Canada and Germany.

The head of the Ministry of Tourism (Sectur) specified that, from January to March of this year, these investments were noted in the categories of apartments and furnished houses followed by hotels.

During the first quarter of 2024, Baja California Sur attracted $161.3 million dollars, Mexico City, $144.4 million dollars, Quintana Roo, $74 million dollars, Yucatán, with $29.5 and Jalisco, with $22.6 million dollars.

In turn, according to UN Tourism formerly UNWTO, in 2023, Mexico was ranked sixth in the world in terms of the number of RTDI projects, with 105 projects.