Coatzacoalcos


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Coatzacoalcos

(kwätsäkwäl`kōs), city (1990 pop. 198,817), Veracruz state, E central Mexico, at the mouth of the Coatzacoalcos River. It is a port on the Gulf of Campeche, as well as the northern terminus of rail traffic across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Highway communications are also good. The city is an important commercial center; oil, sulfur, and timber are exported.
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A tropical storm warning is in effect from Coatzacoalcos to Cabo Rojo.
HarioIf Kottmann, Clariant CEO, was present on-site to start its operations and to reassure the commitment of the company to the industrial community in Mexico and Latin America: "With the opening of this site in Coatzacoalcos, Clariant will strengthen the competitive solutions for which we are known by our clients around the world.
We chose Coatzacoalcos as the best location for this new site to integrate the operations of our ICS business unit in one place.
Coatzacoalcos is home to one of Mexico's key oil exporting ports, which has been closed since Wednesday along with Cayo Arcas and Dos Bocas.
In addition, the US rail line obtained a special right of way on the route crossing the Isthmus of Tehuantepec from the port of Coatzacoalcos in Veracruz state to Salina Cruz in Oaxaca state.
Future deployments are planned for markets such as Tampico, Matamoros, Xalapa, Coatzacoalcos, Cuernavaca, Chilpancingo and Iguala.
There would seem few safer havens than the 5,000-seat CREA on Sunday afternoon, where Dorados -- nobody seems to like the name, nor the affiliation from which it springs -- takes on Coatzacoalcos in Mexico's Primera Division A, the second tier of pro soccer south of the border.
Hayek made a $25,000 donation to a battered woman's shelter in her hometown Coatzacoalcos, on Mexico's Gulf Coast.
Joining the Mexican group Tizoc from Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, will be the first ever group from Turkish Cyprus; Sikania from the island of Sicily; a contingent from Lithuania; and performers from Peru, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and the USA.
El complejo de Coatzacoalcos, que debe comenzar a operar en 2006, sera uno de los mayores productores mundiales de etileno y varios subproductos.
The protein's name reflects the Mexican city of Coatzacoalcos, where Mexican scientists originally collected these ticks.
Representing the Mexican bishops' conference were Bishops Renato Ascencio Leon of Juarez and Carlos Talavera Ramirez of Coatzacoalcos.