Thuận An is a town of Bình Dương Province in the Southeast region of Vietnam. As of 1 January 2014, the town had a population of 438,922, is the largest population district-level town in Vietnam. The town covers an area of 116 km². The center of this town - Lái Thiêu - is famous for its ceramic and fruits.
Thuận An has 9 wards (Lái Thiêu, An Thạnh, Vĩnh Phú, Bình Hòa, Bình Chuẩn, Thuận Giao, An Phú, Hưng Định and Bình Nhâm) and one rural commune (An Sơn).
- ^ "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009.
- ^ Khánh Chương Trà̂n Gó̂m Việt Nam - 2001 Page 165 "In the late 1950s, a similar kind of pottery was manufactured at Lái Thiêu but with a graver tone of enamel named ... In terms of ornamental style, Lái Thiêu pottery is not much different from Bien Hôa ceramics but it has its own beauty, grave ..."
- ^ Vietnam Fine Arts Museum - Page 104 Bảo tàng mỹ thuật Việt Nam - 2000 "Another sort of Ceramics was produced by Phủ Lãng, Quế Quyển ovens (northern Vietnam), Bảo Vinh (central Vietnam), Lái Thiêu ( southern Vietnam). They might have come into being very early and were rather well developed in this ...
Coordinates: 11°55′58″N 106°41′59″E / 11.93278°N 106.69972°E