Focus and mission of the Business Council
- Encourage dialogue between business structures
- Facilitate exchange of opinions
- Promote the interests of business
About Russian Federation
Russia is the largest country in the world as well as itís the richest in natural resources. Thereís almost any mineral can be found in Russia: ores, rare earth metals, raw materials for fertilizers, biological resources, hydrocarbons ó coal, oil, gas and shale rock. Also, Russia is famous with its endless boreal forests with timber resources and the world's largest clean drinking water - lake Baikal.Read more »
Business in Russia
Russian exports reach $528 billion, imports ó $341 billion. Russian economy stability provides one of the lowest public debt levels in the world ó less than 10% of GDP (7.9% for 2013). Russian consumption potential is high enough. By Indian standards, most of Russian citizens are well-off: in 2012 mean income was $7 000 per year. More than 5 million families have annual income over $30 000. There are more than 100 dollar millionaires in Russia. Trading, agricultural products supply, financial sector, remote services sector and tourism can be of interest for Indian business in Russia.