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Hsi-k'uang

Hsi-k'uang (Xikuang; 111.483E 27.783N) is the center of a tungsten mining district in Hunan province, southern China.  The tungsten deposits here are possibly the largest in the world, but were just beginning to be exploited at the time of the Pacific War. Production was about 1700 tons per year.

References

Van Royen and Bowles (1952)


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