Nichinan

Nichinan (nēchēnänˈ) [key], city (1990 pop. 49,178), Miyazaki prefecture, SE Kyushu, Japan, on the Pacific Ocean. It is an important fishing port, agricultural center, and manufacturing center for paper pulp and paper products.

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