At the end of 9 months of 2020, the industrial production index amounted to 98.6% by 2019, including in mining - 97.1%, in processing industries - 97.3%, in the provision of electricity, gas and steam - 104.4%, in water supply; wastewater disposal, waste collection and disposal, activities to eliminate pollution - 104.0%.
In the structure of goods shipped, work performed and services rendered by enterprises of the industrial complex of the Kursk region, the share of processing industries was 55.6%; mining operations - 26.3%; provision of electricity, gas and steam - 15.8%; water supply; wastewater disposal, waste collection and disposal, activities to eliminate pollution - 2.3%.
The main types of products produced in the extraction of minerals are iron ores of ferrous metals, non-metallic raw materials used in the construction industry (oxidized quartzites), and common minerals (sand, clay, chalk).
The leading enterprise of the economic activity "mining" is PJSC "Mikhailovsky GOK", which is part of the "Metalloinvest" holding. Manufactured products - iron ore, blast furnace, sinter ore, iron ore concentrate, pellets, oxidized quartzite.
Mikhailovsky GOK is the second largest iron ore mining and processing complex in Russia.
Mikhailovsky GOK is currently implementing the following
investment projects: "Construction of a crushing and conveyor complex on the northeastern and southeastern sides of the quarry", which will ensure the annual production of magnetite concentrate in the amount of at least 17.0 million tons per year, increase the efficiency of the mining and transport complex and additionally involve high quality ore reserves in processing; “Technical re-equipment of the DOK. Modernization of OMMO with the introduction of fine screening. Construction of a re-enrichment complex ”. The implementation of the project will ensure the stable operation of the plant without the threat of a decrease in capacity under the ever more complicated mining and geological conditions of mining in the open pit and radically improve the quality of concentrate.
The performance indicators in the electric power industry are mainly determined by the plans of the Kursk NPP for the repair and modernization of power units in order to improve safety and extend their service life.
The leading enterprise in the industry, the branch of Rosenergoatom Concern JSC, Kursk Nuclear Power Plant, generated 23,847.2 million kWh of electricity in 2019. Rosenergoatom Concern JSC continues the construction of the NPP-2 replacement station with the volume of investments for the construction of two units - more than 327 billion rubles. In 2019, work was completed on the concreting of the foundation slabs of the reactors of power unit No. 2, at power units No. 1 and No. 2, melt localization devices were installed.
In the structure of the volume of shipped products (works, services) by the processing complex of the region, the production of food products and beverages occupies 50.4%; rubber and plastic products - 9.1%; electrical equipment - 5.6%; paper and paper products - 4.2%; computers, electronic and optical products - 2.9%; other vehicles and equipment - 1.8%; chemicals and chemical products - 1.9%; textiles - 1.5%.
Following the results of 9 months of 2020, the largest increase in the industrial production index was noted:
- in the production of food products by 5.3% due to an increase in the production of meat (including meat, poultry), buckwheat cereals, mixed fodders;
- in the production of beverages by 5.6% due to the growth in the production of beer and soft drinks;
- in the production of clothing by 8.4% due to an increase in the production of workwear;
- 4.74% in the production of rubber and plastic products due to an increase in the production of other rubber and plastic products;
- in the production of computers, electronic and optical products by 16.3% due to an increase in the production of control and measuring devices;
- in the production of motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers 4.3% due to an increase in the production of special-purpose vehicles.
A significant impact on the results of the processing complex was exerted by enterprises that carry out systematic work to modernize production, improve technologies and master new types of competitive products (Pharmstandard-Leksredstva, Kurskkhimvolokno, Geomash, Vagonmash, Kompozit, a group of companies "Gotek", "KurskObuv", "Kurskrezinotekhnika" and a number of others).
The most significant decrease in the industrial production index for 9 months of 2020 compared to the same period in 2010 was revealed:
- in the production of machinery and equipment not included in other groups by 51.9% due to a decrease in the production of other general-purpose machinery and equipment, the production of special-purpose equipment not included in other groups;
- in the production of textile products by 29.8% due to a decrease in the production of non-woven textile materials and other textile products.
- in the production of finished metal products, except for machinery and equipment by 15.8% due to a decrease in the volume of production of building metal structures and products;
- in the production of clothing by 11.4% due to a decrease in the production of underwear, knitted and crocheted products;
- in wood processing and the production of wood products and cork for 7.2% due to a decrease in the production of wooden building structures and joinery.
The decline in indices is largely due to structural and geopolitical instability, unfavorable market conditions and a number of other factors.
As of October 1, 2020, 4418,5 thousand tons of grain and leguminous crops (excluding corn) (in the original capitalized weight) were threshed in farms of all categories, or 15,2% more than on the same date in 2019.
In January - September 2020, farms of all categories produced livestock and poultry for slaughter in live weight of 477,2 thousand tons (124,5% to January-September 2019), milk - 260.8 thousand tons (111.0 %), eggs - 142,4 million pieces (107,6%).
The number of cattle in farms of all categories at the end of September 2020 amounted to 167,9 thousand heads, or 0,5% more compared to the same date in 2019, of which cows - 55,8 thousand heads (by 0,4 % more). The number of pigs increased by 11.3% and amounted to 2327,4 thousand heads, sheep and goats - by 4.4% (145,2 thousand heads), the poultry population decreased by 12.4% (8845,3 thousand heads)
In the Kursk region, a legislative basis for investment activities has been formed, the Investment Strategy of the region until 2025 is being implemented, the Law of the Kursk Region "On Investment Activities in the Kursk Region" is in force, by-laws have been adopted, the subprogram "Creation of favorable conditions for attracting investments to the economy of the Kursk Region" the state program "Development of the economy and foreign relations of the Kursk region", provides state support to investors in various forms; the Council for Improving the Investment Climate and JSC "Agency for Attracting Investments of the Kursk Region" operate.
Work is underway to create industrial (industrial) parks.
Investment projects of large industrial enterprises are being implemented: PJSC "Mikhailovsky GOK", a branch of JSC "Concern Rosenergoatom" "Kursk nuclear power plant", JSC "Kursk plant KPD im. AF Deriglazov "and others.
In the agro-industrial complex, large investment projects are being implemented for the construction of livestock complexes and processing enterprises in the regions of the region (LLC Agropromkomplektatsiya-Kursk, LLC Agroindustrial Holding Miratorg, LLC Mushroom Rainbow and a number of others).
In general, in the region in January-September 2019, investments in fixed assets were disbursed in the amount of 144,9 billion rubles. The index of the physical volume of investments is 112,5% compared to the corresponding period of 2018. The main increase in investment is due to the implementation of a whole range of investment projects in industry, agriculture, and the social sphere.
In January-September 2020, works on the “Construction” type of activity were completed in the amount of 53.9 billion rubles (99.2% against January-September 2018).
Residential buildings with an area of 300.9 thousand square meters were commissioned. meters (78.6% to January-September 2019). In January-September 2020, developers built 3,059 apartments and sold 2,315 apartments.
The construction of the Severny residential village in Kursk is underway (developer - JSC Kursk Plant of KPD named after A.F.Deriglazov). In January-September 2020, 3 residential buildings with a total area of 38.3 thousand square meters were commissioned. meters.
In 2020, the construction of 10 residential buildings for rental housing continued on the territory of the Sudzhan district.
Completed the construction of a secondary school in the city of Kursk, on V. Klykov Avenue.
A sports and recreation complex with an indoor ice arena was put into operation in the Sudzhan region.
Completed the construction of 15 feldsher-obstetric points in the regions of the region.
The implementation of measures for the construction of 6 kindergartens, a polyclinic of the regional clinical tuberculosis dispensary in the city of Kursk continues.
In January-September 2020, 101 trade, catering and consumer services enterprises were reconstructed and commissioned in the region.
Since the beginning of 2020, 320 jobs have been created in the cities and districts of the region.
In January-September 2020, the growth rate of retail trade turnover amounted to 96.8%.
Public catering turnover in January-September 2020 amounted to
4.6 billion rubles to 89.9% compared to January-September 2019.
Paid services were provided to the population of the region in the amount of 38.3 billion rubles, with a decrease of 10.7% compared to January-September 2019.
The consumer price index for goods and services in September 2020 against December 2019 amounted to 103.36% against 102.53% in September 2019, including for: food products - 103.28% (in September 2019 - 102, 29%), non-food products - 103.98% (in September 2019 - 102.68%), paid services - 102.3% (in September 2019 - 103.2%).
In September 2019, the cost of the minimum set of food products was 3,464.25 rubles (3rd place among the regions of the Central Federal District), which is lower than the average for Russia - 4,062.7 rubles).
For 9 months of 2019, the growth rate of retail turnover amounted to 102.3% versus 104.0% in 2019.
Public catering turnover for 9 months of 2019 amounted to 1.0 billion rubles.
Paid services were rendered to the population of the region in the amount of 9.6 billion rubles, with a decrease of 0.5% by 2019.
In December 2019, the cost of the minimum set of food products amounted to 3,541.76 rubles (1st place among the regions of the Central Federal District), which is lower than the average in Russia - 4,179.78 rubles.
The average monthly accrued wages in the region as a whole in January-August 2020 amounted to 34,712.9 rubles with an increase of 8.9% compared to January-August 2019; real wages increased by 5.2% (in January-August 2019 - by 1.6%).
The highest accrued average monthly salary was at the mining enterprises - 60,611.0 rubles with an increase of 14.6%. At enterprises providing electricity, gas and steam, it amounted to 51,509.0 rubles with an increase of 8.9%; processing industries - 32,208.9 rubles with an increase of 5.8%, for transportation and storage - 35,035.7 rubles with an increase of 9.8%, wholesale and retail trade - 29520.3 rubles with an increase of 5.3%.
The average monthly wage of one employee in the education sector in January-August 2020 increased by 6.1% compared to the same period in 2019 and amounted to 26,107.9 rubles, in the field of health care and social services - by 15.0% and amounted to 35,941, 9 rubles.
Overdue wage arrears in the range of economic activities monitored by Kurskstat as of October 1, 2020 amounted to 16,645 thousand rubles.
The average amount of assigned monthly pensions as of October 1, 2020 amounted to RUB 13,815.13, with an increase of 5.9% over the same period in 2019.
The number of unemployed registered with the employment service as of November 1, 2020 increased by 17,566 compared to the corresponding date in 2019 and amounted to 21,669 people; the level of registered unemployment was 3.46% (as of October 1, 2019 - 0.60%).
The demand for workers declared by employers to the employment services in October 2020 amounted to 10,302 units, which is 32% more than the same period last year. The tension in the labor market as of October 1, 2020 was 1.76 people per one declared vacancy.
As of October 1, 2020, 17,791 people were receiving unemployment benefits; the average unemployment benefit was 11,411.75 rubles.