The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in Northeast China, in Heilungkiang Province, on the upper Muling Ho. Coking coal is mined near Chihsi. Industries include machine building, food processing, and the manufacture of wood products and building materials.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.