Stassfurt (shtäsˈfŏrt) [key], city (1994 pop. 24,025), Saxony-Anhalt, central Germany. It is a center of one of the world's great potash-mining regions. City manufactures include chemicals, foodstuffs, furniture, and electronic equipment.

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