The projects of Yamal are attractive to both to small and medium-sized business. The future of Yamal’s agricultural complex is promising. We have already started to revive the northern agricultural industry.

We are also actively developing polar tourissm, and we are interested in developing social and public infrastructure; thus the investment potential of Yamal is evident.

Governor of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District
Dmitry Kobylkin
 
  • Administrative center

    Salekhard

  • Federal district

    Ural

  • Distance to Moscow

    1937 km

    Moscow—Salekhard — 2 hours 50 minutes

  • Timezone

    UTC+6/MSK+2

  • Population

    0.54 million people

    4.30% english speaking population

  • Area of the Region

    769,3 thousand sq km

 

Economic performance

  • Gross Regional Product

    1 373,49 billion
    ₽ 2 540,49 thousand per person
  • Foreign Direct Investment

    $ 2 308,40 million
    $ 4 274,80 per person
  • Fixed investment

    715,88 million
    ₽ 1 326 119 per person
  • Unemployment rate

    3,10 %
  • Percentage of profitable companies

    58,30 %
  • Average cost of living

    14 241
  • Average monthly wage

    74 489
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

  •  

    Novy Urengoy

    116,5 K people

  •  

    Noyabrsk

    108,1 K people

  •  

    Nadim

    46,8 K people

  •  

    Salekhard

    46,7 K people

 

Seas

  • Kara Sea
 
Sunny days Average annual rainfall
180 433 mm
Average January temperature Average July temperature
-20°С 19°С
Agricultural period Snow cover duration
3 months 7 months
Natural area
Arctic deserts
Forest-tundra
Taiga
Tundra
 

Natural resources

  • Mineral resources

    Barite ore
    769,4 thousand t
    Iron
    59,56mln t
    Silver
    178,7 tonnes
    Phosphorites
    4624 thousand t
    Chrome
    5267,5 thousand t
    Zinc
    21500 t
    Macadam
    819,1 mln t
    Sand
    159,86 mln m3
  • Combustible resources

    Oil
    4990,987 million t
    Natural gas
    44714,71 billion m3
  • Other resources

    Fish Resources There are 33 species of fish in waters of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District. For example:
    - nelma, whitefish, broad whitefish, coregonus sardinella, coregonus pidschian, coregonus tugun, arctic cisco, perch and etc.

    Water resources There are 300 thousand lakes and 50 thousand rivers in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District. Bigest rivers are Ob, Nadim and Pur

 
 

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