Rîmnicul-Vîlcea

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Rîmnicul-Vîlcea

 

a city in central Rumania on the Olt River, administrative center of the district of Vîloea. Population, 47,200 (1974). Rîmnicul-Vîlcea has a chemical combine that produces chlorine and soda products and plastics, a plant for the production of chemical equipment, a wood-products combine, and leather-and-footwear and food-processing enterprises.

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