Zonguldak


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Zonguldak

(zông'go͝oldäk`), city (1990 pop. 120,300), capital of Zonguldak prov., N Turkey, a port on the Black Sea. It is the center of the major coal-producing region of Turkey.

Zonguldak

 

a city in northern Turkey, on the Black Sea; administrative center of the Zonguldak Vilayet (province). Population, 73,000 (1970). Zonguldak is linked by railway with Ankara. It is one of Turkey’s main coal mining centers and has food, chemical, and wood-products industries. Zonguldak is the principal port for the export of coal. Manganese ore is mined in the area.

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Zonguldak, the heart of coal mining in Turkey, is facing hard days and emigration due to the layoff of 4,000 miners after the Turkish Parliament adopted a new code to improve safety conditions.
Istanbul : Nine miners were trapped in a Turkish coal mine in the Black Sea province of Zonguldak on Tuesday after part of the structure collapsed, state broadcaster TRT Haber reported.
About 40% of Turkey's lignite is located in the Afsin-Elbistan basin of south-eastern Anatolia, while hard coal is mined only in one location, the Zonguldak basin of north-western Turkey.
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But it is believed to have been triggered by a methane gas blast that ripped through the mine in the Black Sea province of Zonguldak.
Addressing citizens in northwestern Zonguldak as well, Erdogan said what his government had done for Turkey's labor force in the last 8.
Bulgaria and Turkey intend to launch a ferry line connecting the Black Sea port of Varna with the Turkish ports Zonguldak and Samsun.