Hsinkang

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Hsinkang

 

a city and port in North China, in Hopeh Province; located on Pohai Gulf of the Yellow Sea, at the mouth of the Hai Ho. Constructed in 1952, Hsinkang is Tientsin’s out-port, receiving ships at wharves and at a roadstead. It has a freight volume of approximately 8 million tons per year.

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