Nizhny Novgorod Region is located in the center of the European part of Russia and is part of the Volga Federal District. The administrative center of Nizhny Novgorod was founded at the confluence of two major rivers — the Oka and the Volga.
The region is one of the largest industrial centers of the country with a high share of industry in the economy. The region is confidently among the top ten Russian regions in terms of the volume of manufactured products shipped by processing enterprises.
The dominant economic activities of the region are:
The main strategic goal of the region is to become a new global center for the development and attraction of high-quality human capital and the realization of the creative, spiritual and intellectual potential of people.
The main factors of investment attractiveness of the Nizhny Novgorod region include: