Investment portal of leningrad region

Economy and investment climate of Leningrad region

Leningrad region is one of the leaders in terms of economic development in Northwestern federal district and one of the largest industrial centres in Russia.

Over the last years the region sustainably holds positions as one of the fastest-growing Russian regions in terms of the volume of investments. This regional indicator is annually improving almost by a third which characterizes the most successful economics in the world.

Gross regional product

GRP dynamics, billion rubles:

849.6

916.4

965.8

1 104.4

1 178.5


2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

>3

trillion forecasted
GRP by 2035


GRP structure:

38.1%

Industry

6.7%

Real estate transactions

13.2%

Transport and communications

4.9%

Agriculture

11.0%

Whoresail and retail trade

15.6%

Other

10.5%

Construction


Investments 

Investments in fixed assets, billion rubles:

225.9

264.2

338.6

511.1

419.1


2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

36.4%
share of investments in GRP of the region


Structure of investments in fixed assets by economic activity:

45.4%

Transportation
and storage

33.1%

Industry

6.2%

Real estate transactions

3.5%

Professional, scientific and technical activity

11.8%

Other


Foreign direct investment:  

4.8

billion
USD

volume of foreign direct investment

6

place among all Russian regions

in terms of the volume of attracted foreign direct investment


Export

3.75

billion
USD

volume of non-resource energy export in 2019

4

place among all Russian regions

in terms of the volume of non-resource energy export