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Mexico: see Piedras NegrasPiedras Negras,
city (1990 pop. 96,178), Coahuila state, N Mexico, on the Rio Grande opposite Eagle Pass, Tex. Founded in 1849, the city grew as an international shipping point. Piedras Negras is a commercial and processsing center for the surrounding agricultural region.
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(4) Departamento de Investigacion, Escuela de Medicina Unidad Norte, Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico.
For this report, the data was gathered and analyzed at the "Sanitary Jurisdiction Level I" for the City of Piedras Negras, Coahuila. This jurisdiction comprises several municipalities located in the northern part of the State of Coahuila, including Allende, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Nava, Piedras Negras, and Villa Union.
Perhaps the only ELCA pastor to preach in two different countries on any given Sunday, his ministry also includes Mision Luterana Cristo Rey, a preaching point in the rural outskirts of Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico.
But the coal would be bound for Piedras Negras, Coahuila, across the Rio Grande because its quality is too low for domestic use.
The Consulate General in Nuevo Laredo and the Consular Agency in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, were closed for one day as a result.
Cooper Standard Automotive facilities in Georgetown, Ontario, Canada; Stratford, Ontario, Canada; Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico; Spartanburg, SC; and Bowling Green, OH, received ISO/TS 16949 registration from Entela.
Asi pues, una encuesta a hogares levantada en 1997 para la ciudad fronteriza de Piedras Negras, Coahuila, mostro la contradiccion entre la naturaleza del proceso de produccion y consumo, ya que la estructura economica de esta localidad, y especificamente las remuneraciones al trabajo productivo, se contraponen con un estilo de vida fronterizo, un patron de consumo que implica un elevado costo economico.