Qinhuangdao

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Qinhuangdao

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Chinwangtao

(both: chĭn`hwäng`dou`), city (1994 est. pop. 412,500), NE Hebei prov., China, on the Bohai, an arm of the Yellow Sea. It is an ice-free port that exports large quantities of coal, peanuts, and soybeans. A special economic development city, Qinhuangdao has a large glass industry, a growing fishing industry, and is a popular resort town. The name sometimes appears as Ch'in-huang-tao.
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The coal will be transported by sea either from the Port of Qinghuangdao or the Port of Jingtang, both in Hebei Province, added SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries Inc.
China will approve a third gas pipeline linking Shaanxi and Beijing and a new pipe connecting Qinghuangdao city in Hebei province to Shenyang, capital of northeastern Liaoning province, he said.
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Oil & gas company CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)(SEHK:00883) reported on Tuesday the successful completion of the appraisal of two wells in Qinghuangdao 29-2 east located in the central north of Bohai.