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The decision was made at the direction of the President.
Order of December 15, 2021 No. 3608-r
About 9.7 billion rubles of budgetary investments will be invested in the development of the Astrakhan region in the next 5 years. This is stipulated by the program of socio-economic development of the region, which was approved by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.
The Astrakhan Region is part of the Southern Federal District. The total area of the region is 52.9 thousand square meters. kilometers. 997.8 thousand people live in the Astrakhan region, of which 33.4% are rural population.
Traditionally, one of the significant places in the economy of the subject is occupied by agriculture. Melons and gourds are grown in the region, which in turn creates good prospects for the processing industry.
Rich water resources are the basis for the development of the fishing industry, and the natural, recreational and historical and cultural heritage of the region, the presence of a large number of attractions open up opportunities for attracting fans of event, pilgrimage, ecological, sports tourism.
Taking into account the peculiarities of the Astrakhan region, it is planned to stimulate the accelerated socio-economic development of the region, including through comprehensive support of small and medium-sized businesses, improvement of transport infrastructure, construction and modernization of water supply and sanitation facilities.
The planned measures will increase the attractiveness of the territory and attract about 5 billion rubles of private investment to the Astrakhan region.
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