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The Samara Region is one of the most economically-developed and attractive for investments regions in Russia. The high scientific, educational, and industrial capacity of our region allows us to look forward with confidence. 
The government of Samara works hard to create investor-friendly environment, establishing a favorable tax and business climate, developing the infrastrycture, and securing financial and political stability.

The Samara Region repeatedly participated in and organized economic forums that gather a large number of participants; more than 40 events are held annually. Samara has stable commercial relationships with more than with 100 countries of the world. The volume of foreign trade turnover for 2014 almost reached 12 billion US dollars.

Governor of Samara region
Nikolay Merkushkin
  • Centre administratif


  • District fédéral

    District fédéral de la Volga

  • Distance jusqu'à Moscou

    858 km

    Moscou—Samara — 1 heure 30 minutes

  • Fuseau horaire


  • Superficie de la région

    53,6 mille km2


Situation géographique et climat

Villes principales



    1166,6 mille personnes



    709 mille personnes



    173 mille personnes



    104,7 mille personnes


Etats frontaliers

  • Kazakhstan
Jours de soleil par an Niveau moyen de précipitations par an
279 587 mm
Température journalière de janvier Température journalière de juillet
-11°С 23,3°С
Période de plantation, de végétation et de récolte Durée d'enneigement
6 de mois 5 de mois
Zone naturelle
Steppe boisée

Ressources naturelles

  • Ressources minérales

    306,6 million tonnes
    127,9 million m3
    177.4 million tonnes
  • Ressources minérales combustibles

    Schistes bitumineux
    more than 40 million t
  • Autres ressources

    Ressources en eau The Volga River flows through the Samara Region; the length of the river in the area is ​​364 km.There are more than 220 rivers and the small streams which length is more than 6,5 thousand km long, and more than 1000 reservoirs and ponds.

    Ressources loisirs In Samara Region is a unique national park "Samarskaya Luka", annually attracts more than one million tourists who come to visit the natural, historical and architectural monuments. In Zhigulevskaya State Nature Biosphere Reserve I.I.Sprygina everyone have the opportunity to experience the unique nature and wildlife. Since 2012, there opened the route "Gora Strelnaya" available for children and persons with disabilities.


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