Labor migrants set a record // Monitoring of the labor market

In the second quarter of 2022, a record number of labor migrants entered Russia, according to a review by the consulting company FinExpertiza, based on migration statistics from the Ministry of Internal Affairs. In April-June of this year, their number reached 3.12 million people, which exceeds the figures for the same period over the past … Read more

Injections did not have enough investments // The only SPIC for the production of medical devices will be terminated

Announced by the authorities three years ago as the first and only project worth 2.7 billion rubles. within the framework of a special investment contract (SPIC) in the segment of the production of medical devices will be terminated. The Snabpolimer Medicine company is not ready to launch the production of third-generation disposable self-destructive syringes in … Read more

Import continues to fall in favor of the ruble // Monitoring of statistics

The “mirror” statistics of foreign trade (according to trading partners), despite the fact that these data were closed by the FCS, allows, among other things, to clarify the source of the record trade surplus of $40.2 billion previously recorded by the Bank of Russia. Analysts of the Solid Numbers Telegram channel, based on the statistics … Read more

Small business calls for cooperation // Sanctions fuel interest in what SMEs are capable of

The sanctions and the resulting gap in supply and demand in the economy have restored the state’s interest in the SME sector and its activities. If earlier the authorities conveyed to small businesses a universal approach, according to which the state took upon itself the provision in the sector of the general rules of the … Read more

Russian coal being developed in India // Deliveries in the first quarter increased sharply

Russia is increasing exports of thermal coal to India a thousandfold, supplying more than 40% of the volume for the entire last year in the first quarter. India is on the verge of an energy crisis due to low coal reserves at power plants and is actively buying imports. Although the supply of Russian coal … Read more

Land and the Norm // Lease of the state plot showed intransigence

The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation (SC) will clarify the uncertainty that has arisen due to the conflict between the norms of the Land and Civil Codes. The first allows the tenant to transfer his rights to a long-term lease of state land, the second puts a strict prohibition on the concession if the … Read more

Salaries look down // Monitoring of incomes of the population

In connection with the latest data from Rosstat on the dynamics of wages for the first quarter and March 2022, analysts are actively discussing, in particular, the problem of nominal growth of the Wage Fund (PAY) by 9% with a growth in wages by 15%. This looks like a statistical absurdity and in reality could … Read more

Nikipelov Andrey Vladimirovich // Personal file

Born on March 7, 1968 in Kommunarsk, Voroshilovgrad Oblast, Ukrainian SSR (now Alchevsk, on the territory of the LPR). In 1992 he graduated from the Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University. In 2001–2003, he held the positions of Deputy General Director of the Volgograd Tractor Plant and General Director of the VGTZ Foreign … Read more