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The Rostov Region has significant potential to attract investment due to a set of competitive advantages of the region such as favorable climatic conditions, a good geo-economic and geopolitical location, transportation infrastructure, a diversified economy and the availability of high-tech industries, considerable scientific potential, resources, and more.

The Rostov Region is very open and accessible to all foreign investors. In 2011, the international rating agency "Fitch Ratings Ltd." gave the long-term credit rating of «A +» for Rostov region. Forecast is "stable". This rating shows that the economy of the Rostov Region is well-diversified. It is expected that the region will make a positive impact to the recovery of the national economy, with projected growth of the gross regional product between 5%-6% in the average term.

Long-term ratings in foreign and local currency also remained unchanged: «BB-»; the short-term foreign currency rating is «B».

The Russian rating agency "Expert RA" placed the Rostov Region in the Top 10 Russian regions in terms of investment potential and minimal risk (for the period 2010-2011).

In this case, Rostov ranked 10th in terms of investment potential and was considered as a region with "average potential - minimum risk (2A),".

High investment attractiveness is key to providing a positive image of the Rostov Region, the use of which can significantly increase the flow of external financial resources to the region.

Governor of Rostov region
Vasily Golubev
  • Centro administrativo

    Rostov na Donu

  • Distrito federal

    Distrito federal del sur

  • Distancia hasta Moscú

    1000 km

    Moscú—Rostov na Donu — 2 horas

  • Zona horaria


  • Población

    4242.00 millones de personas

    4.00% de la población domina el idioma inglés

  • Superficie de la región

    101 mil km2


Índices económicos

  • Producto regional bruto

    923 531,70 billones
    ₽ 217 297,90 miles por habitante
  • Inversiones directas extranjeras

    $ 800,30 millones
    $ 188,70 por habitante
  • Inversiones en activos fijos

    262,49 millones
    ₽ 61 853 por habitante
  • Nivel de desempleo

    5,90 %
  • Proporción de empresas rentables

    70,80 %
  • Average cost of living

    7 967
  • Salario promedio mensual

    23 818
Producto regional bruto
GRP per capita
Inversiones directas extranjeras
Inversiones en activos fijos
Fixed investment per capita
Nivel de desempleo
Salario promedio mensual
Proporción de empresas rentables

Situación geográfica y clima

Ciudades mas importantes



    1103,7 mil personas



    254,8 mil personas



    237,6 mil personas



    173,14 mil personas


el acceso a los mares

  • Mar de Azov

Estados fronterizos

  • Ucrania
Días de sol al año Precipitación promedio anual
136 618 mm
Temperatura promedio de enero Temperatura promedio de julio
-5°С 25°С
Período de plantación, crecimiento y recolección de la consecha Período
del manto
de nieve
9 meses 4 meses
Zona natural

Recursos naturales

  • Recursos minerales

  • Combustibles fósiles

    Carbón mineral
    24234 million tonnes
    Gás natural
    36,02 billion m3
    3,3 million tonnes

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