The rating of investment climate of the Samara Region is upgraded
The RAEX rating agency (Expert RA) in the rating of investment attractiveness of Russian regions of 2017 has increased the level of investment climate of the Samara Region, having included the region in group of territorial subjects of the Russian Federation with an average potential and the minimum risk.
Except the Samara Region, five more regions were included in this gtoup – the Belgorod, Rostov and Nizhny Novgorod regions, the Republic of Bashkortostan and Tatarstan. The RAEX agency (Expert RA) has assigned the highest score to four regions – the Moscow Region, the cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg, Krasnodar Krai.
It should be noted that the rating of investment climate of the Samara Region is upgraded for the first time for several years: in 1998 - 2016 the region was included into group of regions with an average potential and moderate risk.
Improvement of rating of the Samara Region has become possible generally due to decrease in economic and financial risks.
In the rating of investment attractiveness 2017 the Samara Region on the level of investment risk takes the 19th place, on investment potential – the 12th place among 85 territorial subjects of the Russian Federation.