Hermosillo, the state capital of Sonora, has been the host to the International Mining Congress since 1995. Strategically located in the Northwestern part of Mexico, 270km distance from the United States border, Hermosillo has become the operations center for a large quantity of mining industries and professionals. All who visit Hermosillo have the opportunity to enjoy a mixture of history and modernity, including a wide range of hotel and culinary services as well as easy accesses to beaches and nearby tourist locations.