Ciego de Ávila

Ciego de Ávila

      city, east-central Cuba. It is a major commercial, manufacturing, and transportation centre for the surrounding agricultural and pastoral lands, which are known primarily for sugarcane, although tropical fruits, beeswax and honey, molasses, and cattle are also produced. The city contains sawmills, distilleries, bottling plants, and factories producing dried, salted beef. Sugar refineries and a thermal power plant are located nearby. Ciego de Ávila lies on the central highway and a major railroad; its port, Júcaro, lies 15 miles (24 km) south-southwest on the Caribbean Sea. Pop. (2002) 106,225.

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  • Ciego de Ávila —   Municipality   …   Wikipedia

  • Ciego de Ávila — Administration Pays  Cuba …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ciego de Avila — DMS …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ciego de Ávila — Ciego de Ávila …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ciego de Ávila — se puede referir a: ● La provincia de Ciego de Ávila, localizada en el centro de Cuba. ● La ciudad de Ciego de Ávila, capital de la provincia homónima. * * * ► Prov. del E de Cuba; 5 962 km2 y 353 000 h. Cap., la c. homónima (90 118 h). Ind.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ciego de Ávila —   [ si̯eɣo ȓe aβila], Hauptstadt der gleichnamigen Provinz von Kuba, 101 600 Einwohner; Verarbeitung landwirtschaftlicher Produkte …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ciego de Ávila — 21.843055555556 78.759722222222 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ciego de Avila — Original name in latin Ciego de vila Name in other language AVI, Ciego de Avila, Ciego de vila State code CU Continent/City America/Havana longitude 21.84 latitude 78.76194 altitude 49 Population 142027 Date 2012 01 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Ciego de Avila — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Ciego de Ávila Country and Admin Code CU.07 CU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Ciego de Ávila Province — Province Country  Cuba …   Wikipedia

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