Volosovsky municipal district

Volosovsky district is located in the southwest of Leningrad region, it borders Lomonosovsky, Gatchinsky, Luzhsky, Slantsevsky and Kingiseppsky districts. 

Official website of the district

Distance to Saint Petersburg

80 km

Administrative centre

Volosovo

Area

2,700 square km

Population

50,818 people

Economy

The leading branch of economy in Volosovsky municipal district is agriculture. By the end of 2012 its part in the total volume of goods produced by, and work and services performed by enterprises and organizations of the district was more than 46.5% or 2165.1 thousand rubles. There are some industrial enterprises in the district such as a mixed fodder factory and a bread-baking plant. Besides, timber plants and woodworking industry plants play a significant role in the district.

Small businesses in construction, in storage and manufacture of timber, in trade and social sphere are actively developing.

Infrastructure

Volosovsky district is located close to the main motorways of the country and this makes it convenient and accessible in terms of transport.  Federal  motorway M11 (Narva) Saint Petersburg – Ivangorod (European route E20) intersects the district from the west to the east. Federal motorway M20 (E95) Saint Petersburg – Pskov and a highway Russia M10 (E105) Moscow – Saint Petersburg are situated close to Volosovsky district. The district has a well-developed inner roads network. Strategically important railway main line Mga – Gatchina – Ivangorod with a connection to Ust-Luga passes the territory of the district.

Large enterprises

Name

Specialization

Volosovsky Bread-baking complex, JSC

Production of bread and bakery products 

CJSC Alternative Science

Production of medical equipment

Branch office of Volosovsk Utilities 

Heating Grid, CJSC

Production and distribution of electric power, gas and water

Baumit Building Materials, LLC

Production of dry mix concrete

Volosovo Wood-Processing Complex, LLC

Production of three-ply wood panels

Shchebservis, LLC

Stone, chipped stone and stone powder mining

 H+H, LLC

Manufacture of autoclaved aerated conrete

Branch office of Provimi –Volosovo

Provimi, LLC

Production of fodder and protein and vitamin supplements

Rokki Box Rus

Production of furniture

Largest investment projects

Name

Volume of investment

Construction of a plant on autoclaved aerated concrete production, H+H LLC

1,530 million rubles

Reconstruction and modernization of Rabititsy Stud Farm, CJSC

394 million rubles

Construction of Baumit Building Materials, LLC, plant

517.8 million rubles

Investment project Volosovo Wood-Processing Complex, LLC on wood panels production

1,640 million rubles

Construction of dairy factory in Seltso-Invest, LLC

443 million rubles