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Exhibition-forum of transport and logistics services and technologies, parts and equipment for servicing commercial vehicles TransUral 2018
19 - 21 November 2019
IEC “Yekaterinburg-EXPO”, Yekaterinburg, Russia

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Yekaterinburg and Sverdlovsk Region

Yekaterinburg is the center of Yekaterinburg metropolitan area which ranks 3rd in Russia after Moscow and Saint-Petersburg. It is one of the most prospective centers of the outrunning economic growth in the country.

Yekaterinburg is the administrative center and the largest city in the Sverdlovsk region, its political, economic, cultural and educational center. Also, the city has a status of a center of the Ural Federal District of the Russian Federation.

As of today, the Sverdlovsk region that comprises Yekaterinburg is a well-developed territory with a high level of business, cultural and social activity and bright prospects for further development.

The Sverdlovsk region ranks 3rd among the regions and territories of the Russian Federation in terms of retail sales volume, and 6th in terms of industrial production volume. A growing flow of goods from manufacturers to consumers, and transit freights passing via Yekaterinburg help to build up a large market for logistics providers.