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Industry of Leningrad region

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

The gross regional product of Leningrad region amounted to 1.18 trillion rubles in 2019 (according to the estimates). From 2016 to 2019 the volume of GRP has increased by 10.6%. According to the estimates, GRP will amount to 1.22 trillion rubles in 2020 (100.1% in comparison with 2019).

The industry is the main branch of the economy of Leningrad region, its share in the gross regional product is 38.1%.

The main branches of industry are:

  • automotive industry
  • shipbuilding
  • chemical industry
  • petrochemistry
  • agro-industrial complex
  • wood processing
  • pulp and paper industry
  • building materials industry
  • mechanical engineering
  • aluminum industry

Industry of Leningrad region includes more than 1,400 large and medium-sized enterprises, some of them are among the leading organizations in Russia. More than 500 small enterprises also work in industrial production. The number of employees in industry is about 31% of the total number of employees in organizations of Leningrad region.

The share of shipped goods of own production by manufacturing industry of Leningrad region is 85% of the total volume of shipped goods in the region.

Gross regional product

38.1%

Industry

13.2%

Transport and communications

11.0%

Wholesale and retail trade

10.5%

Construction

6.7%

Real estate transactions

4.9%

Agriculture

15.6%

Other


Industrial production index in 2019

104.6%

Water supply; waste water disposal, organization of waste collection and disposal, ellimination of pollution

Extraction of mineral resources

105.3%

Provision of electric power, gas and steam; air conditioning

102.8%

97.0%

Manufacturing industries

104.9%

Industrial production index in 2019

104.6%

Extraction of mineral resources

105.3%

Provision of electric power, gas and steam; air conditioning

102.8%

Water supply; waste water disposal, organization of waste collection and disposal, ellimination of pollution

97.0%

Manufacturing industries

104.9%

Industrial production index amounted to 99.1% in January-October 2020:

  • extraction of minerals – 103%
  • manufacturing industries – 100.5%
  • water supply, wastewater disposal, collection of waste and recycling, liquidation of pollution – 99.7%
  • provision of electricity, gas and steam, air conditioning – 93.4%

Structure of industry of Leningrad region

The industrial complex of Leningrad region consists of:

  • manufacturing industries (84.6%)
  • provision of electricity, gas and steam, air conditioning (13.1%)
  • water supply, wastewater disposal, collection of waste and recycling, liquidation of pollution (1.2%)
  • extraction of minerals (1.1%)

In 2019 Leningrad region occupied the 14th place among Russian regions and the 2nd place in Northwestern Federal District in terms of the volume of shipped industrial products.


Volume of shipped goods of own production, performed work and services (January-October 2020)

dynamics of changes in comparsion with similar period of 2019

836.9

billion
rubles

Manufacturing industries

135.2

billion
rubles

Provision of electric power,
gas and steam;
air conditioning

13.3

billion
rubles

Water supply; waste
water disposal, organization of waste collection and disposal, ellimination of pollution

12.7

billion
rubles

Extraction of mineral resources

94.8%

97.4%

107.9%

102.8%


Index of industrial production

105.7
2012
95.6
2013
100.1
2014
99.6
2015
103.7
2016
100.2
2017
104.9
2018
104.6
2019