Tomakomai


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Tomakomai

(tōmä'kō`mī), city (1990 pop. 160,118), Hokkaido prefecture, S Hokkaido, Japan, on the Pacific Ocean. It is a commercial port and the site of Japan's largest paper and newsprint industry.

Tomakomai

 

a city and port in Japan, on Hokkaido Island, near the city of Sapporo. Population, 101,600 (1970). Tomakomai is a major center of the wood-products industry, particularly the paper and pulp industry. The city also has a chemical industry.

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A man in his 20s was found dead in the city of Tomakomai after he and two others attempted to rescue a motorist whose car was stranded in heavy snow, dpa reported.
It can serve as a gateway to the north of the country with bullet train connections to Aomori and Akita further north and ferries also connecting the city to Tomakomai in Hokkaido.
The children were receiving care as inpatients or outpatients at 1 of 6 medical facilities (4 hospitals and 2 clinics) in the cities of Sapporo, Tomakomai, Muroran, and Urakawa (Figure 1).
Filming will be done in 4K resolution by Kansai TV/Cocoon production and will be shot at Hokkaido Tomakomai City.
This finding was first presented at the International Symposium on Poly(ADP-ribose) in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan in 1974.
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I thought I couldn't fight after learning that I would not be a candidate" for the DPJ, Hatoyama told a press conference in Tomakomai, Hokkaido.
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SAPPORO - Five men are dead and one man remains missing after their boat capsized off Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Friday night, the local coast guard office said Saturday.
The firm's current supply to Hokkaido is limited to gas produced at the company's Yufutsu gas field in Tomakomai.
Toyota had been planning to construct a new plant in Tomakomai, Hokkaido and produce the diesel engines from around 2012.
Japan-based Toyota Motor Corporation - also owners of a Formula One team - are also struggling, with production to cease at all five of its factories in Tomakomai, Hokkaido on December 25.