Pourquoi la Russie?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Unique geographical position


Russia is the country connecting the East and the West, the South and the North.

 



Russia borders with 16 states.
The total length of the border is 62 269 km.

 

Diversity of natural conditions

 

Russia occupies

 

part of Eurasia territory and the

 

of the Earth’s surface.

 
 
 

Natural recourses wealth

 
 


 

Transport infrastructure

 
 

86 thous. km of railways, including 43 thous. km of electrified lines (the 2nd place in the world)
Sea ports in the Baltic Sea, Black Sea, Azov Sea, Caspian Sea, Japan Sea, Barents Sea and White Sea
228 airports, including 69 international airports
Oil pipeline length – 71 thous. km
Gas pipeline length – 171 thous. km

Source: Rosstart, Rosaviation, 2013

 

Qualified personnel

 

Labour potential of Russia is more than 75,8 people (by volume it’s the 7th abour market in the world and the 1st in Europe)
Unemployment level – 5,3% (2 times lower than in the EU)
Population literacy rate – 99,4% (the highest among BRICS countries)
Out of 100 adults 23 have higher education

 

Employment economically active population in Russia

 
 
 

Employment level/Unemployment level



 
 

Source: Rosstart, 2013

 

Large and growing domestic consumer market

 

Russian population – 143,5 mln people

GDP (PPP) per capita –17,7 thous dollars. (The highest among BRICS countries)

Doubling of GDP (PPP) per capita during the last 10 years

In 2013 г. – Russian consumer market is the 9th largest in the world

In 2020 г. – Russian consumer market became the largest in Europe and the 4th in the world

 

 

Source: Rosstand, IMF, Ernst and Young, 2013

 

Successful implementation of investment projects

 

Almost all global giants operating in Russia



 

Average level of companies return on capital over the past 10 years - 20,7% (1,5 – 2 times higher than in the BRICS countries). Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod Region and Kaluga Region were the most popular regions for FDI (48,6% of the projects in the last 5 years). The greatest number of projects by means of FDI associated with the automotive industry.

 

 

Return on equity ROE of companies by countries over the past 10 years

 
 
 

Experts on Russia's investment attractiveness

 

The most attractive regions in the world in terms of business organization

 
 
 

How during next 3 years Russia's attractiveness for companies
planning to start or expand a commercial activity will change?



 
 
 

The main criteria of the investment attractiveness of Russia
in terms of business organization

 

Russian domestic market

 

70%

Telecommunication infrastructure

 

64%

Labour costs

 

61%

Natural recourses wealth

 

61%

Educational level

 

61%

 

Source: Ernst and Young, 2013

 
 

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