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

1,147

1,224


2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

>3

trillion forecasted
GRP by 2035


GRP structure:

36.9%

Industry

9.1%

Construction

13.6%

Transport and communications

4.4%

Agriculture

9.7%

Wholesale and retail trade

17.1%

Other

9.2%

Real estate transactions


Investments 

Investments in fixed assets, billion rubles:

225.9

264.2

338.6

511.1

419.1

458.1


2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

36.4%
share of investments in GRP of the region


Structure of investments in fixed assets by economic activity:

42.2%

Industry

27.3%

Transportation
and storage

6.9%

Professional, scientific
and technical activity

5.3%

Real estate
transactions

18.3%

Other


Foreign direct investment:  

2.4

billion
USD

volume of foreign direct investment

9

place among all Russian regions

in terms of the volume of attracted foreign direct investment


Export

2.4

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