Business-Congress

For the first time ever in the modern Russia the international economic congress was initiated by the business community supported by the members of Business-Club Dialogi for the owners and managers of businesses of the Far Eastern Federal District and Asia Pacific region.

Significance

The Far Eastern Federal District is one of the most attractive regions for conduct of business inRussia. Its competitive advantages:

  • economic and geographical location (the shortest transport routes East-West) in Asia Pacific Region,
  • huge reserves of natural resources (ore and non-metallic mineral resources, aquatic biological resources, as well as hydropower, forest, recreation resources and others),
  • the extended seacoast and of external border as the opportunity for social and economic cooperation, the existence of the developed «based» port infrastructure, attractive tourism assets,
  • vicinity towards the largest worldwide tourism markets.

However,  the   contribution of the Far Eastern constituents of the RF to the Russian economy is not significant. It is caused by the significant population move from the territory, economic, infrastructural and power isolation from the central part of Russia and the most developed Russian and international markets, low internal and external transport connectionS between the Far Eastern territories, local settlements with under population, and the specific conditions for agriculture. The low degree of the diversity and economy innovations clearly seen in resources distribution due to low recycling rate of natural resources is another key factor retarding development of the Far East of Russia.

One of the strategic versions of the social and economic development of the Far Eastern Federal district is: