In the framework of the XXI St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the presentation of the results of the National Rating of the Investment Climate in the Regions of the Russian Federation in 2018 was held, following which the Voronezh region took 7th place. Whereas a year earlier the region was located on the 8th place.
The overall growth of the integral rating of the region for 2018 was 16.36 points, which is the third result for the subjects of the top ten. To a great extent, it was possible to achieve a high rate by improving the values in 11 indicators of the rating. According to the 3 indicators of the “Institutes for Business” factor, which are assigned to the Office for Investments Promotion and Strategic Projects Support, the region re-entered the group with the highest rating.
The activities of the Office for Investments Promotion and Strategic Projects Support and the Investment Portal of the Voronezh region were highly appreciated by experts. According to the indicators: the effectiveness of the investor’s direct communication channels with the management of the entity, the effectiveness of the regional organization for attracting investments and working with investors, the quality of the Internet portal on investment activities, the Office entered Group A (the group with the highest scores) where the “honors pupils” rating.