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Over 7,800 acres (3,200 ha) of farmland have been confiscated in the township to establish a copper mine in Letpadaung, which will be jointly owned by the Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings (UMEHL) and the Chinese-owned Wenbao Copper Company, a subsidiary of Norinco.
- "Myanmar States/Divisions & Townships Overview Map" Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU)
- "Myanmar govt urged to cancel copper mine project". Weekly Eleven. 3 October 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2012.
- "Copper mine opposition becoming sensitive Chinese issue". Mizzima. 19 October 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2012.
- Maplandia World Gazetteer - map showing the township boundary
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