On behalf of the citizens of the Republic of Bashkortostan, we welcome and invite you to cooperate with our republic. Our region possesses considerable potential for deploying new efficient production and realizing investment projects in any direction and on any scale.

The most important railroad, pipeline and highways pass through  the territory of the Republic connecting the European part of the Russian Federation with the Urals and Siberia. The importance of transport for the economy of Bashkortostan is determined not only by its specific geographical position, but also by its high level of development of this industry. Powerful economic and scientific-technical potential gives Bashkortostan great opportunities for the successful development of foreign economic relations with countries near and far. You can find more than 90 countries among Bashkortostan’s trading partners. The Republic of Bashkortostan has a unique combination of significant investment potential and a high level of investment security.It also has a reputation of a conscientious borrower and business partner, confirmed by international rating agencies. For example, Moody's and Standard & Poor's evaluated Bashkortostan on the international scale at Ba1 with the grade "positive" and BB + with the grade "Positive" respectively. Currently, the Republic counts on improving its quality, competitiveness and production efficiency, energy saving, and investment attraction. We have created the most favorable conditions for all categories of investors. Along with the federal legislation some legal acts, which provide preferences and benefits to investors have been adopted.

The political and economic stability of the Republic of Bashkortostan, its rich resources and industrial potential, authority and business relationships have developed over recent years; and a high investment rating has created a favorable foundation for the development of mutually beneficial relations between the Republic of Bashkortostan and other regions and countries.

The President of the Republic of Bashkortostan
Rustem Khamitov
 
  • Administrative center

    Ufa

  • Federal district

    Volga

  • Distance to Moscow

    1166 km

    Moscow—Ufa — 2 hours 5 minutes

  • Timezone

    UTC+6/MSK+2

  • Population

    4.07 million people

    4.20% english speaking population

  • Area of the Region

    142,9 thousand sq km

 

Economic performance

  • Gross Regional Product

    1 266,98 billion
    ₽ 311,66 thousand per person
  • Foreign Direct Investment

    $ 404,70 million
    $ 99,40 per person
  • Fixed investment

    285,52 million
    ₽ 70 138 per person
  • Unemployment rate

    5,30 %
  • Percentage of profitable companies

    76,70 %
  • Average cost of living

    7 234
  • Average monthly wage

    24 988
Gross Regional Product
GRP per capita
Foreign Direct Investment
Fixed investment
Fixed investment per capita
Unemployment rate
Average monthly wage
Percentage of profitable companies

Geographical location and climate

Largest cities

  •  

    Ufa

    1106 K people

  •  

    Sterlitamak

    277 K people

  •  

    Salavat

    154 K people

  •  

    Neftekamsk

    123,5 K people

 
 
Sunny days Average annual rainfall
277 563 mm
Average January temperature Average July temperature
-14,1°С 19,3°С
Agricultural period Snow cover duration
6 months 5 months
Natural area
Forest-steppe
Mixed forest
 

Natural resources

  • Mineral resources

    Gold
    400 t
    Copper
    6062,6 thousand t
    Zinc
    5284,6 thousand t
    Iron
    78 million t
    Halite
    2 541 651 thousand t
  • Combustible resources

    Oil
    314,4 million t
    Natural gas
    65,5 billion m³
    Brown coal
    252,7 million t
  • Other resources

    Recreational Resources There are 4 nature parks on the territory of the Republic of Bashkortostan: "Asly-Kul", "Kandry-Kul", "Iremel", "Muradymovsky gorge". The total area of parks is 125130,5 ha.

 
 

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