| Share


Katrineholm (käˌtrēnəhôlmˈ) [key], city (1990 pop. 21,660), Södermanland co., S Sweden; chartered 1917. It is a commercial, industrial, and transportation center. The city has one of Europe's largest dairies and other industries that manufacture ball bearings, automobile bodies, furniture, and machinery.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Katrineholm from Infoplease:

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Scandinavian Political Geography

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring