Kryvyi Rih is a city in central Ukraine. It is situated in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, to the southwest of the oblast's administrative center, Dnipropetrovsk, at the confluence of the Inhulets and Saksahan rivers. The estimated population was 690,622 as of 2007. Kryvyi Rih is arguably the main steel industry city of Eastern Europe, being a large globally important metallurgical center in the Kryvbas iron mining region. Kryvyi Rih experiences a dry semiarid climate according to the Köppen climate classification system. This tends to generate warm summers and cold winters with low precipitation....
|Area:||157.3 sq. mi.|