Hermosillo

Hermosillo

Hermosillo (Spanish pronunciation: [eɾmoˈsijo] ( listen)), formerly called Pitic (as Santísima Trinidad del Pitic and Presidio del Pitic) is a city located centrally in the northwestern Mexican state of Sonora. It is the capital and largest city as well as the main economic center for the state and region.[2] It contains almost all of the state's manufacturing and has thirty percent of its population.[3] The major manufacturing sector is automobiles, which was begun in the 1980s, when Ford built the Hermosillo Stamping & Assembly Plant.[4]

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