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Review of the investment potential of the Kharkiv region

The competitive advantages of the region Ukraine are:
- A powerful infrastructure for production and innovation;
- Known clusters: mechanical engineering, agricultural production, food processing, fuel energy, transport logistics, IT-outsourcing, biopharmacy, medical services;
- The unique natural resources: fertile soil, natural gas, oil, raw materials for cement production, titanium and many other precious metals;
- A leading center of research and education;
a minimal amount of time to enter the market due to the favorable business climate, a high level of international integration and the professionalism of the authorities.
Kharkiv region has a powerful industrial potential. The region is located more than 700 industrial enterprises.
In the structure of industrial production is dominated by the following economic activities: manufacture of food products, tobacco, beverages, engineering, power generation and distribution, gas and water.
Businesses and organizations of Kharkiv region exported products to 117 countries around the world. Imported goods arrive in the region with 118 countries of the world.
The competitive advantages of the region Ukraine are:
- A powerful infrastructure for production and innovation;
- Known clusters: mechanical engineering, agricultural production, food processing, fuel energy, transport logistics, IT-outsourcing, biopharmacy, medical services;
- The unique natural resources: fertile soil, natural gas, oil, raw materials for cement production, titanium and many other precious metals;
- A leading center of research and education;
a minimal amount of time to enter the market due to the favorable business climate, a high level of international integration and the professionalism of the authorities.
Kharkiv region has a powerful industrial potential. The region is located more than 700 industrial enterprises.
In the structure of industrial production is dominated by the following economic activities: manufacture of food products, tobacco, beverages, engineering, power generation and distribution, gas and water.
 Businesses and organizations of Kharkiv region exported products to 117 countries around the world. Imported goods arrive in the region with 118 countries of the world.

 

Main Export Partner

%

 

Main Import Partner

%

 

1

Russian Federation

45,8

Russian Federation

30,00

2

Kazakhstan

4,8

The Republic of Korea

11,7

3

Egypt

3,9

China

8,3

4

Belarus

3,8

Germany

4,8

5

Latvia

3,3

Czech Republic

3,4

6

Spain

2,9

Turkey

3,4

7

India

2,9

USA

3,1

8

Moldova

2,8

Belarus

3,0

9

Georgia

2,6

Poland

2,7

10

Uzbekistan

2,4

Brazil

2,5

11

Turkmenistan

2,00

India

2,4

In 2015, 1,663,600,000 US dollars of direct investment was attracted into the economy of the Kharkov region.

The main countries-investors Kharkiv region:
(According to the Main Department of the Kharkiv region statistics)

The country - investor

The volume of direct investments (thousand US dollars)

1

France

840,9

2

Cyprus

303,3

3

United Kingdom of Great Britain

270,8

4

Virgin Islands (Brit.)

44,3

5

Holland

27,4

6

Russian Federation

29,9

7

Panama

29,3

8

Switzerland

24,8

9

Poland

20,0

10

Panama

16,9

11

Belize

16,3

12

USA

16,6

 

Other countries

52,4


Geographical structure of foreign trade in goods Kharkov region in 2015

 

Export

Import

Balance

thous.dollars of

USA

in % to

2014

thous.dollars

ofUSA

in % to

2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

61663,5

98,6

11669,2

80,4

49994,3

Austria

528,8

96,8

53,7

101,6

475,1

Azerbaijan

973,3

96,7

-

-

-

Belize

118,3

74,3

118,3

Belgium

168,8

575,0

57,8

180,7

111,0

Belarussia

369,7

309,1

26,2

54,7

343,4

Brazil

56,6

29,2

56,6

United Kingdom

2804,7

112,5

1025,6

64,3

1779,1

Virgin Islands (Brit.)

640,0

93,6

640,0

Vietnam

56,7

90,6

-

-

-

Ghana

162,4

135,1

162,4

Georgia

71,7

61,7

179,4

3322,2

–107,7

Denmark

208,4

113,9

-

-

-

Dominican Republic

153,5

-

153,5

Estonia

31,2

1035,9

77,3

90,8

–46,1

Egypt

232,4

173,0

-

-

-

Israel

12155,9

122,4

4,4

-

12151,5

India

1795,9

58,6

46,2

47,4

1749,6

Iraq

917,8

72,3

917,8

Italy

87,7

39,3

76,9

199,8

10,7

Jordan

414,2

95,0

-

-

Kazakhstan

131,0

53,1

56,7

41,5

74,3

Canada

435,2

245,2

-

-

-

China

242,1

114,4

36,6

27,0

205,5

Cyprus

795,0

106,8

979,2

127,4

–184,2

Latvia

1,0

19,8

73,6

63,3

–72,6

Lithuania

81,2

80,4

21,5

20,1

59,7

Lebanon

526,5

125,3

-

-

Libya

67,3

211,0

67,3

Malta

1247,4

105,0

1247,4

Morocco

678,4

129,0

-

-

-

Mongolia

354,2

89,1

-

-

-

Holland

117,6

50,6

510,7

18,7

–393,1

Germany

1607,8

79,9

448,8

135,4

1159,0

Nigeria

564,5

64,3

564,5

Norway

238,9

212,3

238,9

United Arab Emirates

245,0

251,8

5,5

27,7

239,4

Palestine

76,0

113,2

76,0

Poland

429,2

106,5

471,5

77,8

–42,3

Panama

189,1

333,3

-

-

-

Pakistan

50,3

92,3

-

-

-

Russia

3233,0

35,3

1223,1

79,1

2009,9

Saudi Arabia

59,6

128,7

59,6

Sudan

99,8

103,1

99,8

Syria

100,7

87,4

100,7

USA

15861,0

115,5

358,3

59,4

15502,7

Tunisia

78,4

89,9

78,4

Turkey

1274,2

171,7

1136,9

209,2

137,3

Turkmenistan

2049,6

81,6

-

-

-

Tajikistan

217,6

126,2

4,8

212,8

Hungary

18,6

26,7

105,3

6970,2

–86,6

Uzbekistan

380,1

110,2

81,0

158,6

299,1

Finland

39,5

803,5

185,0

74,8

–145,4

France

1914,7

149,5

373,4

19,2

1541,3

Czech Republic

720,3

422,3

285,3

223,7

435,0

Switzerland

804,9

183,8

1582,4

123,9

–777,5

Sweden

3350,4

105,3

8,3

-

3342,0

Japan

63,9

85,8

-

-

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 Priority sectors for investment are:
- Information and communication technologies;
- Agribusiness;
- Production of precision engineering products;
- Manufacture of electrical products;
- Biopharmacy;
- Trade;
- Commercial real estate.