National Geographic : 1962 Dec
Invitation to explore Puerto Rico Most visitors to Puerto Rico go there for sun and sea. The sun shines 360 days a year in Puerto Rico. And the sea is warm and gentle the year round. But many businessmen who holiday in the Commonwealth want something more. They want to see for themselves what advantages Puerto Rico offers in dustry. Read how you can get the facts on in dustry as you enjoy a vacation in this "sunny, scrubbed and cultured land." FIRST, write to the address below for an illustrated booklet. "Suddenly every body's summering in Puerto Rico (12 months a year)." It tells you everything you need to know to plan your holiday in Puerto Rico. A serene land When you get to Puerto Rico, you'll find a land where nobody ever has to wear over coats and people seldom have to close win dows or use umbrellas. You'll also find some thing more. You'll find that Puerto Rico is a busy in dustrial land where 770 U.S. plants are going great guns. It is a serene land where over 5000 U.S. executives choose to live and work. As you enjoy your holiday, you might well meet a few blue-chip executives. Forty-one blue-chip firms operate seventy-eight plants in Puerto Rico. You should talk to some of these execu tives. Their comments about living and work ing in Puerto Rico will be impressive. Blue-chip plants What you see will be impressive, too. The presence of such firms as Parke-Davis, Union Carbide, International Paper, U.S. Rubber, and Shell Oil is solid proof that U.S. industry now considers this Commonwealth a long term, permanent manufacturing site. U. S. plants are opening in Puerto Rico at the rate of two a week. If you are a manufacturer, you should have more information about Puerto Rico when you plan your trip. Write and tell us about your firm and your particular product. We'll send you information on the specific advantages Puerto Rico offers your industry. If you would care to let us know when you are coming, we'll have one of our industrial representatives meet you at the airport and show you what Puerto Rico offers you as a manufacturer. Write to the Commonwealth of PuertoRico, Dept. NG, 666 Fifth Avenue, New York 19, N. Y.