Los Angeles a global city - Coggle Diagram
Los Angeles a global city
18 million inhabitants = a megacity.
L-A is a world cultural city :
Los Angeles country museum of art.
An important centre of communications :
Container port / container ship.
An international port.
The Union Station.
A hub (airport, ...).
The main economic activities in L-A :
Manufacturing / industry.
Services / tertiary sector.
Limites of Los Angeles as a global city :
San Francisco is a competitor for L-A technological power due to the Silicon Valley (Appel, Google, Facebook).
Relocation of car industry, television production, aerospace industry bacause of the cost of labour force.
Some industrial activities have moved away.
On the west coast of the USA (California, in the South).
Many diasporas live in L-A :
A centre of global business :
Skyline / Skyscraper.
TNF (transnational firms).
CBD (Central business district) = headquarters.
Social segregation in L-A :
Richest districts are situated on hills, particularly on the west along the seaside. And populated by the white people.