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Jiujiang

(jyo͞o-jyäng) or

Kiukiang,

city (1994 est. pop. 322,300), N Jiangxi prov., China, on the Chang River, near Poyang Lake. A major river port, it is connected by rail with Nanchang. In a major tea-growing area, it is a large processing, marketing, and shipping point. Bricks, tiles, and textiles are manufactured, and a hydroelectric project is nearby. Jiujiang has notable botanical gardens and an arboretum. Just south is the wooded mountain of Lü Shan, the location of the resort of Guling and of the White Deer Cave, in which Chu Hsi (Zhu Xi), the 13th-century Confucian philosopher, lived and taught. The name sometimes appears as Chiu-chiang.
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Coupled with the expansion plans at its mill in Hukou, Jiujiang, the company's total capacity in Jiujiang city is expected to exceed two million tons per year, advancing Sateri's plans to become the world's largest producer of viscose fiber.
China Petrochemical News Network (Wei Qun) September 28, experts from Jiangxi Province and Jiujiang City Safety Administration through site inspection to confirm the building (structure) intersite security on both sides of the pipe 5 Jiujiang Petrochemical distance within buildings have all been dismantled completed.
sup][3] The incidence of precocious puberty in Shanghai is 1%; [sup][4] and the incidence of precocious puberty in Jiujiang city is 0.
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The Group has two production facilities in Hengfeng and Yunshan, located in Jiujiang City, Jiangxi Province, the PRC.
Bank of Jiujiang, earlier known as Jiujiang City Commercial Bank, was founded in 2000 and is based in the Jiujiang prefecture-level city.
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The company is taking this step to accelerate expansion of a petrochemical complex in Jiujiang city.
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Jiujiang city officials decided at a meeting Sunday to concentrate their efforts on protecting schools, ensuring food and shelter and checking structural conditions, according to the city's website.