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Full nameQitaihe
Official name七台河市
Native name 
Settlement typePrefecture-level city
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Total Area2401.3 sq mi (6221 km2)
Elevation685.7 ft (209 m)
Total Population890000 (2004)
Other information
Time zoneChina standard time (UTC+8)

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Qitaihe ( ) is a prefecture-level city in the southeast of Heilongjiang province in Northeast China. In 2007 it had a GDP of RMB 13.8 billion with a 14.9% growth rate.

Coal mining is an important industry. Qitaihe is the only pilot city for coal recycling in Heilongjiang. Other major cities with coal mining within the province include Hegang.

Qitaihe began its development when mining started in 1958.

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