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Fushun

(fo͞o`sho͞on`), city (1994 est. pop. 1,245,700), NE Liaoning prov., China, in a highly industrialized area. It is connected by rail with nearby Shenyang (Mukden) and with Dalian. Fushun's enormous open-pit coal mine, which has been in operation since about the 12th cent., is now highly mechanized. Oil shale deposits, also mined there, are processed in the Fushun oil refineries. Fushun also has a major aluminum-reduction plant and factories making automobiles, machinery, chemicals, cement, and rubber. The city was developed by Russia until 1905 and by Japan until 1945.

Fushun

 

a city in northeastern China, in Liaoning Province; situated on the Hun Ho. Population, 1,080,000 (1974). Fushun is one of the most important centers of heavy industry in China, with ferrous metallurgy, aluminum processing, a by-product coke industry, and the production of mineral fertilizers, acids, synthetic fuel, cement, and mining and electrical equipment. Hard coal, oil shale, iron ore, and aluminum ore are mined on a large scale in the surrounding region. [28–440–1 ]

Fushun

a city in NE China, in central Liaoning province near Shenyang: situated on one of the richest coalfields in the world; site of the largest thermal power plant in NE Asia. Pop.: 1 425 000 (2005 est.)
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