This guide is intended for potential investors to assess investment opportunities and competitive advantages of the Sverdlovsk Region, as well as identify local prospects for business development. The guide was prepared in cooperation with the Ministry of International and External Economic Relations of the Sverdlovsk Region. It is based on the materials provided by the Ministry.
The Urals is one of Russia’s most favourable regions for investment. It has a large industrial base, located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia.
The Sverdlovsk Region is rich in natural resources and has strong, diversified manufacturing and industrial sectors, great intellectual potential and a skilled labour force.
The region’s stable economic growth is making it increasingly attractive for many Russian and foreign investors, allowing them to operate successfully in such industries as metallurgy and heavy manufacturing.