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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Ust’-Abakan Raion, Khakass Autonomous Oblast, Krasnoiarsk Krai, RSFSR. The settlement is located on the left bank of the Enisei, 20 km northwest of the city of Abakan. Ust’-Abakan has a sawmilling combine, a hydrolysis plant, a shop of the Chernogorsk brickyard, and a leather shop of the Abakan shoe repair factory.

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