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Ulsan

울산

蔚山
Metropolitan City
Ulsan Metropolitan City
  transcription(s)
 • Hangul 울산광역시
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Ulsan Gwangyeoksi
 • McCune-Reischauer Ulsan Kwangyŏksi
Montage of Ulsan
Montage of Ulsan
Flag of Ulsan
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Map of South Korea with Ulsan highlighted
Map of South Korea with Ulsan highlighted
Country  South Korea
Region Yeongnam
Area
 • Total 1,060.19 km2 (409.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 1,172,925
 • Dialect
Gyeongsang
Flower Rose
Tree Bamboo
Bird Egret
Website http://www.ulsan.go.kr/english/index

Ulsan is a metropolitan city in the southeast of South Korea. Big companies like Hyundai Heavy Industries, Hyundai Hysco, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, Hyundai Motor Company, SK Innovation, S-Oil, etc. are located in Ulsan. Motors, shipbuilding and petrochemical industries are developed here. It has the largest area among the metropolitan cities but has the lowest population. In Ulsan there is a Whale Festival every year to celebrate whales.

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