Dear Partners,

We pursue a lasting policy of supporting investment projects — those, which create new manufacturing and upgrade existing enterprises. We gladly accept any initiatives and beginnings, that provide for the social-economical development of the region, increase business efficiency, and boost the welfare of our citizens.

Various rating agencies put Novosibirsk in the top-30 Russian regions with the highest investment potential. Investment into equity in 2013 amounted to $5 billion. Thus, the region became the 23rd in Russia and the 3rd in Siberian Federal District in terms of attracted investments — after the Krasnoyarsk Territory and Kemerovo Region.

We quickly overcame the crisis of 2008-2009; and in 2011, the region's economy showed maximum nominal growth rate in investment for the post-crisis period — 21,8%. This shows that our partners trust us and know that doing business in Novosibirsk region is safe and troubleproof.

Governor of Novosibirsk region
Vladimir Gorodetsky
  • Administrative center


  • Federal district


  • Distance to Moscow

    2815 km

    Moscow—Novosibirsk — 3 hours 50 minutes

  • Timezone


  • Population

    2747.00 million people

    6.30% english speaking population

  • Area of the Region

    177,8 thousand sq km


Economic performance

  • Gross Regional Product

    821 415,40 billion
    ₽ 301 955,70 thousand per person
  • Foreign Direct Investment

    $ 777,60 million
    $ 283,10 per person
  • Fixed investment

    180,04 million
    ₽ 65 730 per person
  • Unemployment rate

    5,10 %
  • Percentage of profitable companies

    67,60 %
  • Average cost of living

    8 945
  • Average monthly wage

    27 214
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



    1567 K people



    102,6 K people



    57,8 K people



    44,7 K people

Sunny days Average annual rainfall
86 425 mm
Average January temperature Average July temperature
-24°С 22°С
Agricultural period Snow cover duration
6 months 6 months
Natural area
Mixed forest
Deciduous forest

Natural resources

  • Mineral resources

    8.5 million cu m
    1.7 million t
    17 t
  • Combustible resources

    379.7 thousand t
    Natural gas
    43,85 million m3
  • Other resources

    Water resources There are significant groundwater resources, thermal and mineral waters. More than half a million cubic meters of water are extracted daily from 9,500 boreholes.

    Forest resources The total area of ​​the forest amounts to 6,452,400 ha. The total stock of the main kind of timber is estimated to be 278.8 million cubic meters.


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