In Ugra expect the investment volume for the year will exceed 960 billion rubles

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Unliterate in fotoracconti-Mansiysk. Archival photoIn Ugra expect the investment volume for the year will exceed 960 billion rubles© RIA Novosti / Alexander Unliterate the image Bank

The volume of investments in fixed capital by the end of 2018 in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district exceeds 960 billion rubles, said the Governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova.

«Our region is characterized by capital intensive, «costly business». The amount of investment we expect in 2018, more than 960 billion rubles, and this is a big investment,» — said the head of the Autonomous district reporters Thursday.

She noted that most investment attractive sectors remain mining and processing of hydrocarbons, as well as transportation. Among the major investment projects of the Governor of Ugra voiced, in particular, «Bazhen» associated with the extraction of tight oil.

«It is a training ground that will develop the technologies with hard to recover reserves. Dozens of investors are attracted into this project, so here is the place the enterprise on manufacture of the equipment for this project,» — said Komarov.

In November last year as part of the annual appeal to the residents of the district she stated that Ugra has a portfolio of 65 key industrial investment projects, total capacity of which exceeds 130 billion. She stressed that some of them will implement the largest domestic companies, including «Gazprom Neft», «LUKOIL», «SIBUR».

In addition, previously, the region has launched an interactive map of industry, which publishes information on planned and existing facilities in the region, and posted the «investment window», which includes 25 promising proposals.

According to regional authorities, over the last 5 years the volume of investments in fixed capital in Yugra increased from 600 billion to over 900 billion rubles.

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