Grafski Consulting
Efficient Market Entry into Russia
35 years+ of hands-on business development expertise in Russia

What makes Russia an attractive market

Opportunities for Doing Business in Russia

  • Russia is a huge market with great potential for further growth.  Russia represents the 6th economy in the world and the biggest market in Europe with some 145 million consumers
  • As a team-leading member of EAEU (i.e., EurAsian Economic Union of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, and Kyrgyzstan) Russia gives direct access to all 185 million of EAEU consumers. New member countries are coming
  • Russia is the largest country in the world with enormous natural resources and highly educated yet cheap manpower
  • Russia has many unsaturated sectors and niches that very few markets can offer
  • Most assets are greatly undervalued
  • Russian Government offers political stability and many incentives for international businesses to benefit out of Russia’s opportunities (e.g., special economic / free trade zones, territories of priority development, tax incentives and holidays, government funding and procurement programmes, et al)
  • Russia is the Top BRICS country in ‘Ease of Doing Business’ Index


Let’s glance at Russian market opportunities under the following angles: