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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city in China, in the province of Kirin. Population, approximately 300,000 (1970). Ssup’ing has a railroad station. Enterprises include plants for the production of food, lumber, cotton, and ceramics. Synthetic fuel is also produced. Anthracite is mined nearby.

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