The Orel Region has always been and will always remain ready and open for business cooperation.

The potential of the region as a center of the development of agriculture and industry is far from being used up.

At any time and in any form convenient to you we are ready to present any information about the potential of the branches of our regional economics, existence of required productive resources, location of vacant industrial sites, and land lots for the placement of new production.

We welcome any of you who comes to us with offers of mutually-beneficial cooperation in the interest of complex development of the territorial municipal formations and raising of the prosperity of the citizens of the Orel region.

The Government of the Orel Region is ready to render all possible support to your business initiatives in the implementation of business-projects in the Orel Region.

Governer of Orel region Andrey Klychov
  • Administrative center


  • Federal district


  • Distance to Moscow

    325 km

    Moscow—Bryansk-Orel — 2 hours 30 minutes

  • Timezone


  • Population

    757.80 million people

  • Area of the Region

    24,7 thousand sq km


Economic performance

  • Gross Regional Product

    214 310 billion
    ₽ 285 354 thousand per person
  • Unemployment rate

    0,90 %
  • Average monthly wage

    27 063

Geographical location and climate

Largest cities



    315,3 K people



    47,2 K people



    37,7 K people

Sunny days Average annual rainfall
74 598 mm
Average January temperature Average July temperature
-8,3°С 18,6°С
Agricultural period Snow cover duration
6 months 3 months
Natural area
Mixed forest
Deciduous forest

Natural resources

  • Mineral resources

    32 000 th. m3
    105,7 mil. tonnes
  • Other resources

    Forest resources Forests cover about 10 % of the territories


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