Nuevo Laredo

/nway"voh leuh ray"doh, nooh ay"-/; Sp. /nwe"vaw lah rdde"dhaw/
a city in NE Mexico, on the Rio Grande opposite Laredo, Texas. 193,145.

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      city and port of entry, northern Tamaulipas estado (state), northeastern Mexico. It lies along the Rio Grande (Río Bravo del Norte), across from Laredo, Texas. The city serves as a commercial centre for the regional cattle industry and as a natural gas production centre. It is the site of numerous maquiladoras (foreign-owned manufacturing plants) that produce electronics and other consumer goods for export. As a major port of entry, Nuevo Laredo also provides a variety of products and services for tourists. A highway and a railroad linking San Antonio, Texas, with Mexico City, to the south, pass through Nuevo Laredo. Pop. (2005) urban agglom., 355,827.

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  • Nuevo Laredo — ist eine Stadt im äußersten Norden des mexikanischen Bundesstaates Tamaulipas, an der Grenze zu den USA. Nuevo Laredo liegt am Südufer des in Mexiko Río Bravo genannten Rio Grande, an dessen Nordufer sich Laredo (Texas) befindet. Die Stadt hat… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nuevo Laredo — [nwā′vō̂ lä rā′dō̂] city in N Mexico, on the Rio Grande, opposite Laredo, Tex.: pop. 218,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Nuevo Laredo — For other uses, see Municipality of Nuevo Laredo. Nuevo Laredo Monumento Fundadores Founder s Monument Nickname(s): Chuparosa (Hummingbird) Puerta a Mexico (Door to Mexico) Lyistetclang (Otomi for Land of Coyotes) …   Wikipedia

  • Nuevo Laredo — Para otros usos de este término, véase Nuevo Laredo (municipio). Nuevo Laredo Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nuevo Laredo — 27°29′10″N 99°30′25″O / 27.48611, 99.50694 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nuevo Laredo — Original name in latin Nuevo Laredo Name in other language NLD, Novo Laredo, Novum Laredum, Nuehvo Laredo, Nuevo Laredas, Nuevo Laredo, nuevo laredo, nwyww lardw, xin la lei duo, Нуево Ларедо, Нуэво Ларедо State code MX Continent/City… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Nuevo Laredo — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Nuevo Laredo Country and Admin Code MX.28.027 MX …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Nuevo Laredo — Nuẹvo Larẹdo,   Stadt im Bundesstaat Tamaulipas, Mexiko, 130 170 m über dem Meeresspiegel, am Grenzfluss Rio Grande, gegenüber von Laredo (Texas), 218 400 Einwohner; Zentrum eines Bewässerungsgebietes (Baumwollanbau); Erdgasförderung; …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nuevo Laredo — geographical name city N Mexico in Tamaulipas on Rio Grande opposite Laredo, Texas population 217,912 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nuevo Laredo — Nue•vo La•re•do [[t]ˈnweɪ voʊ ləˈreɪ doʊ, nuˈeɪ [/t]] n. geg a city in NE Mexico, on the Rio Grande opposite Laredo, Texas. 218,413 …   From formal English to slang

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