...Texas job growth should be similar to the rate in 2019, when the state led the U.S. in job creation, said Keith Phillips, a Dallas Fed senior economist who on Friday presented the state’s 2020 economic outlook.
Job growth in San Antonio picked up significantly last year after the city in recent years had seen job creation lag behind the other large Texas metros. In 2019, San Antonio outpaced Texas in job gains...
February 1, 2020
Dallas Fed: Texas, San Antonio to see further economic growth in 2020
November 4, 2019
AW Texas Groundbreaking Kicks Off Record-Breaking Growth in San Antonio Area
State and local officials joined corporate and regional economic development leaders wielding shovels to break ground Monday on the $400 million AW Texas plant in Cibolo.
Cibolo City Manager Robert Herrera welcomed Gov. Greg Abbott, County Judge Kyle Kutscher, Cibolo Mayor Stosh Boyle, and Aisin AW leadership, among others, to the site for the new plant, which is one contributor to a record-breaking billion dollars in new foreign direct investment in the region announced this year. The governor called the event a door-opener for the area and for the state...
September 17, 2019
Plano-based Toyota invests $391 million in upgrades at San Antonio assembly plant
...San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg called the Toyota investment a "huge win" for the city of 1.53 million people. "This is exactly the kind of project our city has strategically been preparing for -- it shows we're a competitive region ready for big investment from large manufacturers," Nirenberg said.
The San Antonio Economic Development Foundation estimated the total economic impact of Toyota's investment in the region could surpass $10 billion and create more than 40,000 jobs over the next decade...