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Fuxin
阜新
Prefectur-level ceety
阜新市
Location o Fuxin Ceety jurisdiction in Liaoning
Fuxin is located in Liaoning
Fuxin
Fuxin
Location o the ceety centre in Liaoning
Coordinates (city): 42°01′N 121°39′E / 42.017°N 121.650°E / 42.017; 121.650
Kintra Fowkrepublic o Cheenae
Province Liaoning
Destricts an Coonties
Government
 • CPC Fuxin Committee Secretary
 • Mayor Qi Jihui (齐继慧)
Area
 • Prefectur-level ceety 10,445 km2 (4,033 sq mi)
 • Urban 459 km2 (177 sq mi)
 • Metro 459 km2 (177 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[1]
 • Prefectur-level ceety 1,819,339
 • Density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
 • Urban 669,317
 • Urban density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
 • Metro 669,317
 • Metro density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zone Cheenae Staundart (UTC+8)
Postal code 123000
Area code(s) 0418
Licence plates J
Admeenistrative diveesion code 210900
ISO 3166-2 cn-21-09
Website www.fuxin.gov.cn

Fuxin (Cheenese: ; pinyin: Fùxīn) is a prefectur-level ceety in northwastren Liaoning province, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. The tot population o the prefectur at the 2010 census is 1,819,339, o whom 669,317 are resident in the built up aurie, which comprises fower urban districts, collectively kent as 'Fuxin Ceety'.

Admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fuxin haes direct admeenistration ower 7 coonty-level diveesions: 5 destricts, 1 coonty an 1 autonomous coonty:

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Fuxin mcp.png
# Name Hanzi Hanyu Pinyin Population
(2003 est.)
Area (km²) Density
(/km²)
1 Haizhou Destrict 海州区 Hǎizhōu Qū 280,000 97 2,887
2 Xinqiu Destrict 新邱区 Xīnqiū Qū 90,000 128 703
3 Taiping Destrict 太平区 Tàipíng Qū 180,000 108 1,667
4 Qinghemen Destrict 清河门区 Qīnghémén Qū 70,000 105 667
5 Xihe Destrict 细河区 Xìhé Qū 160,000 126 1,270
6 Zhangwu Coonty 彰武县 Zhāngwǔ Xiàn 420,000 3,635 116
7 Fuxin Mongol Autonomous Coonty 阜新蒙古族自治县 Fùxīn Měnggǔzú Zìzhìxiàn 730,000 6,246 117

Geografie an climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fuxin haes a monsoon-influenced humid continental climate (Köppen Dwa), wi lang, cauld but dry winters an het, humid simmers. A majority o the annual precipitation faws in Julie and August alone.

Climate data for Fuxin (1971−2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average heich °C (°F) −4
(25)
−0.1
(31.8)
7.2
(45.0)
16.9
(62.4)
23.7
(74.7)
27.9
(82.2)
29.5
(85.1)
28.6
(83.5)
24.1
(75.4)
16.2
(61.2)
5.9
(42.6)
−1.5
(29.3)
14.5
(58.2)
Average laich °C (°F) −15.9
(3.4)
−12.4
(9.7)
−5.4
(22.3)
3.3
(37.9)
10.5
(50.9)
16.2
(61.2)
19.9
(67.8)
18.2
(64.8)
11.0
(51.8)
3.1
(37.6)
−5.6
(21.9)
−12.8
(9.0)
2.5
(36.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 2.5
(0.098)
2.6
(0.102)
10.0
(0.394)
23.8
(0.937)
38.9
(1.531)
77.4
(3.047)
142.9
(5.626)
110.4
(4.346)
55.3
(2.177)
27.1
(1.067)
8.5
(0.335)
3.3
(0.13)
502.7
(19.791)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 2.1 2.4 3.6 5.7 7.3 11.8 12.5 11.0 6.9 4.7 3.1 1.9 73.0
Source: Weather Cheenae

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fuxin is a minin center in an agricultural region, producin maistly coal an agate. Fuxin is kent as Cheenae's 'Agate Ceety', wi 50% o the naition's kent deposits o the mineral bein locatit thare. The ceety an aa accoonts for mair than 90% o the kintra's agate products.

The ceety suffers frae the ower-minin o coal, which is law in supply while fundamental tae Fuxin's economy. As the coal mines run dry, Fuxin is tryin tae find ither industries tae keep its economy gangin. Measurs taken hae includit the development o a pairt o the ceety as a 'Special Economic Zone', bi which the ceety hopes tae attract internaitional investment.

Problems due tae the widespread shutdoun o Fuxin coalmines include an increase in membership o the Fuxin Rebels, a group kent for petty crimes

Foreign Investment in 2009[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 2009, Fuxin approved 25 foreign fundit enterprises an 2 jynt-venture projects. The tot value o the contracted funds in these investments exceedit US$143 million. an the foreign direct investment for that year reached US$64.12 million, up 24% ower the previous year. This sum exceedit the Liaoning provincial tairget for foreign investment bi 17%. In addeetion, in 7 o the projects, contractit funds wur in excess o ten million dollars.

Foreign Direct Investment haes enabled the development o new key industries tae replace minin. The key industries hae made new breakthroughs in foreign direct investment. The Wind Pouer Industry, which accoontit for mair than 70% o the tot amoont o FDI in 2009, haes acome the main focus o the whole ceety’s FDI.[2]

Eddication[eedit | eedit soorce]

Transportation[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fuxin is served bi the Cheenae Naitional Highway 101, which connects Beijing tae Shenyang. The only highway connects Jinzhou an Fuxin. Anither highway tae Shenyang is unner construction.

As regards rail transport, Fuxin is well-connected tae the major ceeties in North an Northeastren Cheenae, such as Beijing, Tianjin an Shenyang bi a nummer o trains.

The ceety is an aa nou connectit tae Shanghai an the boomin Cheenese East coast region bi a train that runs directly atween Shanghai an Fuxin.

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