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'''Nizhny Tagil''' [http://www.ntagil.ru] is the second largest city in [[Sverdlovsk Oblast]] (after Yekaterinburg). Its population is about 350,000 people. It is situated on the river Tagil which once was chosen by Yermak (perminent Russian traveller and explorer) as the way to the Sibiria.
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'''Nizhny Tagil''' [http://www.ntagil.ru] is the second largest city in [[Sverdlovsk Oblast]] ([[Yekaterinburg]] is the largest) with a population of about 350,000 people. It is situated on the river Tagil, the river which was chosen as the way to get to Siberia by the famous Russian explorer Yermak. The city was founded on 7th October 1722 by Antufii Demidov and it celebrated its 285th anniversary in 2007.
Since its foundation by Antufii Demidov on the 7th October in 1722, Nizhny Tagil has been an industrial city and one of the main metallurgical centers in Russia. There are 14 big enterprises that develop metallurgical industry and support each other as different fields of one sphere. They are:
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- ''Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Complex''
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Nizhny Tagil is an industrial city and is one of the main metallurgical centers in Russia. There are 14 big metallurgical enterprises, three of which are:  
- ''Ural Carriage Building Complex''
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* ''Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Complex''
- ''Ural Chemical Plastmass Enterprise''
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* ''Ural Carriage Building Complex''
- and others.
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* ''Ural Chemical Plastmass Enterprise''
Industry develops here greatly and since 2000 many international Arm and Industrial Exhibitions take place here. The most popular of them is the Ural Expo-Arms Exhibition.
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The city is the site of many Arms and other industrial exhibitions, the most popular of which is the Ural Expo-Arms Exhibition.
  
This year (2007) Nizhny Tagil was celebrating its 285th anniversary.
 
  
 
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Revision as of 19:59, 18 January 2008

Nizhny Tagil [1] is the second largest city in Sverdlovsk Oblast (Yekaterinburg is the largest) with a population of about 350,000 people. It is situated on the river Tagil, the river which was chosen as the way to get to Siberia by the famous Russian explorer Yermak. The city was founded on 7th October 1722 by Antufii Demidov and it celebrated its 285th anniversary in 2007.

Nizhny Tagil is an industrial city and is one of the main metallurgical centers in Russia. There are 14 big metallurgical enterprises, three of which are:

  • Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Complex
  • Ural Carriage Building Complex
  • Ural Chemical Plastmass Enterprise

The city is the site of many Arms and other industrial exhibitions, the most popular of which is the Ural Expo-Arms Exhibition.


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