Satu Mare County

Satu Mare County

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*Maramureş County in the East.
*Hungary in the West - Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County.
*Ukraine in the North - Zakarpattia Oblast.
*Bihor County and Sălaj County in the South.

It is a member of the Carpathian euroregion.


Satu Mare County benefits from its position, close to the border of Romania with Hungary and Ukraine, and it's one of the places which attracts foreign investment in industry and agriculture.

The predominant industries in the county are:
* Textiles industry.
* Machine and automotive components.
* Food industry.
* Wood and furniture industry.


The main tourist attractions in the county are:
* The "Oaş Country" on the North Eastern side of the county - strong Romanian folk traditions.
* The Oaş Mountains.
* The cities of Satu Mare and Carei.
* Tăşnad Resort.
* The fortifications from Ardud and Medieşu Aurit

Administrative divisions

The county has 2 municipalities, 3 towns and 56 communes.


*Satu Mare (County seat)


* Ardud
* Negreşti-Oaş
* Tăşnad
* Livada


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