Share of industrial production in the GRP

Top 5

in the Central Federal District
for agricultural output

Top 5
Top 5

in the ESG rankings
of Russian regions

Top 5
Top 2

in Russia for direct foreign

Top 2
Top 5

in the Central Federal District
for life quality

Top 5

Success stories



    “The Investment Development Agency helped the company find a suitable site for its new workshop to manufacture oxygen stations for the gold mining sector. Thanks to the tenants building new production facilities, Svobodny Sokol is coming to life. Another benefit is the creation of new jobs.”

    Sergey Kurbatov
    Deputy Governor of the Lipetsk Region

    Among other things, we placed importance on the maturity of the special economic zone, its infrastructure and logistic capabilities. Another factor was human resources as we were able to find sufficiently trained workforce.

    Gokhan Saygı
    President for Russia and Central Asia at Schlumberger

The region has two large railway hubs in Yelets and Gryazi. The total length of operating railways in the Lipetsk Region is 751.1 km, including 363 km of electrified tracks. Over 8,600 million tons of cargo is transported by rail every year.

The Lipetsk Region is located at the intersection of the country’s major transport routes, 450 km to the south of Moscow. The region borders on the Voronezh, Kursk, Tula, Ryazan, and Tambov Regions. The region’s area is 24,000 sq km, with its border length reaching 900 km. The distance to the Black Sea and St. Petersburg sea ports and to the border with the European Union is around 1,000 km. An indisputable advantage is that it takes about 5 hours to get to Moscow by car from any place in the Lipetsk Region.

Geographical proximity to other markets

Governor's address

The Lipetsk Region has long been a trusted and reliable partner to investors. We appreciate being trusted.

It would be safe to say that with our track record of successful investment projects we have cultivated a positive public image of the Lipetsk Region both in Russia and worldwide. The Lipetsk Region is open to investments.

Governor of the Lipetsk Region

Igor Artamonov

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About our agency

In the Lipetsk Region, the investment development functions are performed by Lipetsk Industrial Special Economic Zone Joint-Stock Company (Lipetsk SEZ JSC).

Whether your company is delivering an investment project or is in search of a project site, we are ready to offer you the best options in terms of support measures, investment sites, and resourcing; provide comprehensive advice on administrative procedures and interaction with local authorities and development institutions; and aid you with selection of partners.

Operating on a one-stop-shop basis, we provide services confidentially and free of charge at each stage of an investment project.

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