Economy of Quinchia

The basic economics of the region can be summarized in two: agriculture and mining, given its geographical location equidistant to the main centers of the country such as MedellĂ­n, Pereira, Manizales, Bogota and Cali. Quinchia has become a large city in the future and dynamic regional economy. Coffee production is of excellent quality, it is also important for its plantain, cassava, sugarcane and in recent years has emerged as one of the municipalities with the highest production of blackberry ,; in the mining part Quinchia stands out as a major producer of gold and to a lesser extent coal