Cuidad Juarez, or simply Juarez, is located on
the northern part of State of Chihuahua. The city is united with El Paso, Texas, by the
Rio Grande River. Together, El Paso and Juarez form the largest international
border community in the world. In addition
to their location, strong manufacturing base, inseparable economies, cultures and
histories, these cities are a natural transition point between both countries.
More, Juarez is the fourth largest city in Mexico and the undisputed economic
center of northern Mexico. As such, many maquiladoras are present in Juarez due to the favorable