Magshimim

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Magshimim
מַגְשִׁימִים
Magshimim entrance.jpg
Magshimim is located in Israel
Magshimim
Magshimim
Coordinates: 32°2′46.68″N 34°54′2.15″E / 32.0463000°N 34.9005972°E / 32.0463000; 34.9005972Coordinates: 32°2′46.68″N 34°54′2.15″E / 32.0463000°N 34.9005972°E / 32.0463000; 34.9005972
District Central
Council Drom HaSharon
Affiliation Agricultural Union
Founded 1949
Founded by Demobbed IDF soldiers
Population (2015)[1] 1,064

Magshimim (Hebrew: מַגְשִׁימִים‎, lit. Dream fulfillers) is a moshav in central Israel. Located near Yehud, it falls under the jurisdiction of Drom HaSharon Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 1,064.

History[edit]

The moshav was formed in 1949 by demobilised IDF soldiers. They were later joined by other Israelis and immigrants from Poland.

Economy[edit]

Amongst other things, the moshav's economy is built on flower exports and manufacturing printers.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 
  2. ^ Kornit Introduces Mid-Level Direct-to-Garment Printer, Water-Based Inks Business Exchange, 18 August 2006