CHANGWON CITY, SOUTH KOREA

Established through the unification in 2010 of three neighboring cities -- Masan, Changwon, and Jinhoe - with a population of more than one million.

Located on the southeast coast of Korea on the delta of the Nak Dong River, approximately 400 miles from the capital of Seoul.

One of the largest free trade zone enterprises in the world, and a manufacturing and distribution center for many major companies.

DATE OF TWINNING: May 30, 1983