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Naberezhnye Chelny

En NameNaberezhnye Chelny
Ru NameНабережные Челны
Loc Name1Яр Чаллы
Loc Lang1Tatar
Image SkylineЧаллы бизнес үзәге.jpg
Image CaptionNaberezhnye Chelny
Map Label Positionleft
Image CoaCoat of Arms of Naberezhnye Chelny (Tatarstan).png
Image FlagFlag of Naberezhnye Chelny (Tatarstan).png
HolidayAugust 10
Federal SubjectRepublic of Tatarstan
Adm Ctr OfTukayevsky District
Inhabloc CatCity
Urban Okrug JurNaberezhnye Chelny Urban Okrug
Leader TitleMayor
Leader NameIldar Khalikov
Representative BodyCity Council
Area Km2146.3
Pop 2010census513242
Pop 2010census Rank35th
Pop 2002census509870
Pop 2002census Rank31st
Established Datec. 1172
Prev Name1Naberezhnye Chelny
Prev Name1 DateNovember 18, 1982
Prev Name2Brezhnev
Prev Name2 Date1988
Postal Codes423800
Dialing Codes8552
DateJune 2010

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Naberezhnye Chelny ( ; ) is the second largest city in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia.

A major industrial center, Naberezhnye Chelny stands on the Kama River some 225 km east of Kazan near Nizhnekamsk Reservoir. It serves as the administrative center of Tukayevsky District, although it is not administratively a part of it. Population:

It is reported to have been founded in 1172. It was granted town status on August 10, 1930, and was called Brezhnev (after Leonid Brezhnev) from 1982 to 1988.

Kamaz and ZMA trucks are produced there, and the city is one of the largest planned centers in the world related to vehicle production. With more than two square miles dedicated to production, the Kamaz plant is the largest vehicle factory in the world.

SPRUT Technology, JSC. oldest Russian's developers of PC-based  CAx software including SprutCAM was founded at 1987 in Naberezhnye Chelny.

FC KAMAZ Naberezhnye Chelny is a football club based in Naberezhnye Chelny, playing in the Russian First Division.

Alkonost, a Russian doom-folk metal band was formed in Naberezhnye Chelny in 1995.

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