Ping-Ting Shan

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

P’ing-T’ing Shan


a city in Honan Province, China. Population, more than 300,000 (1973). P’ing-t’ing Shan is an important coal-producing center. The coal is used primarily by a metallurgical combine in the city of Wuhan. Industries include machine building, metallurgy, automotive repair, lumbering, wood products, coke and coke-oven by-products, rubber, and cement.

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