Anju-si is a city in the South Pyongan province of North Korea at the coordinates of 39°37′N 125°40′E / 39.62°N 125.66°E. Its population was 240,117 in 2008. The Ch'ongch'on River passes through Anju.
Sinanju railway station in the western part of Anju
Anju lies near large deposits of anthracite coal, and contains one of the largest coal production facilities in the country. The deposits contain more than 130 million metric tons of coal.
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