Kamensk-Uralski

Kamensk-Uralski (käˈmyĭnsk-ōrälˈskē) [key], city (1989 pop. 208,000), W Siberian Russia, at the junction of the Kamenka and Iset rivers. A city specializing in metallurgy, its manufactures include aluminum products and steel tubing. It was the site of the first iron production of the Urals in 1700.

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