In terms of business Moscow Region is one of the most interesting in Russia. Our obvious advantages are a huge market, convenient logistics, skilled workforce and high potential of development in many areas.

Today, the Government of Moscow Region is working hard to ensure a comfortable environment for bona fide investors, as well as clear and transparent rules, create the modern infrastructure and provide the priority areas of business with the preferential treatment. These areas are high-tech industries, small and medium-sized enterprises and social-oriented companies.

Governor of the Moscow Region
Andrei Vorobyov
 
  • Administrative center

    Moscow

  • Federal district

    Central

  • Timezone

    UTC+3/MSK

  • Population

    7.23 million people

  • Area of the Region

    44,3 thousand sq km

 

Economic performance

  • Gross Regional Product

    2 551,28 billion
    ₽ 359,8 thousand per person
  • Foreign Direct Investment

    $ 7 498,90 million
    $ 1 037 per person
  • Fixed investment

    594,5 million
    ₽ 82 772 per person
  • Unemployment rate

    2,70 %
  • Percentage of profitable companies

    69,20 %
  • Average cost of living

    9 150
  • Average monthly wage

    38 598
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

  •  

    Balashikha

    235,3 K people

  •  

    Khimki

    221,1 K people

  •  

    Podolsk

    206,7 K people

 
 
Sunny days Average annual rainfall
114 600 mm
Average January temperature Average July temperature
-7,7°С 20,2°С
Agricultural period Snow cover duration
5 months 6 months
Natural area
Mixed forest
 

Natural resources

  • Mineral resources

    Sand
    360 million m3
    Gravel
    680 million m3
    Clay
    250 million m3
  • Other resources

    Forest resources 1980 ha of forest land area. Forest cover - 41%.

 
 

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