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Tulcea

 

a judet (district) in southeast Rumania, in the northern Dobruja, mainly on the Danube delta. Area, 8,400 sq km. Population, 260,000 (1974). The administrative center is Tulcea.

Tulcea District accounts for 0.5 percent of the country’s gross industrial product and 2.3 percent of its gross agricultural product. Industry includes food-processing (fish and canned fruit), metalworking, and woodworking; alumina and building materials are also produced. Agricultural crops include corn, wheat, sunflowers, vegetables, and grapes. The district has more than 500,000 head of sheep. Tulcea District is also an area of commercial fishing, cane-cutting, and tourism.


Tulcea

 

a city and port in Rumania, on the Danube delta. Administrative center of the jude( (district) of Tulcea. Population, 49,200 (1974). Tulcea is a major fishing center of Rumania. The city has food-processing and ship-repair industries, as well as enterprises for the production of alumina and cane products and the processing of marble.

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Following the detailed engineering and design phase, construction of the ship's hull began at Vard Tulcea in Romania a few months ago.
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ANKARA, Aug 30, 2010 (TUR) -- The president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) met on Monday the head of the Muslim community in Romania and representatives of Turkish association in Tulcea on the first day of his official visit to this country.
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Romania has confirmed the outbreak in the village of Letea, in the southeastern Tulcea region, where almost 50 dead birds were found on two farms.
situated on the bank of the River Danube in Tulcea, Romania, is considered the biggest coldstore in southeastern Europe, with a capacity of 16,000 tons of frozen products.
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