The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Ius’va Raion, Komi-Permiak National Okrug, Perm’ Oblast, RSFSR. A landing on the Kama Reservoir, 170 km north of Perm’, Pozhva has a plant producing equipment for the logging industry.
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