an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Chechel’nik Raion, Vinnitsa Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Chechel’nik is situated on the Savranka River, a tributary of the Iuzhnyi Bug. It is the rail terminus of a spur from the Rudnitsa-Gaivoron line. Chechel’nik has a sugar combine, a distilling plant, a mixed-feed plant, a brickyard, and an industrial combine.