The RGG Capital company developed a comprehensive methodology to identify, rank and select clusters in Russia with a strong economic potential and with industrial enterprises consuming large amounts of thermal energy‏.

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Perform a ranking of all Subjects of the Russian Federation except Subjects located East of the Urals and in the North Caucasus region 

Identify clusters with a strong potential on the territory of the 15 dynamic regions

Detailed description of the 12 clusters selected by the client, including a general description of each cluster

  • Definition and validation with client of research and ranking methodologies

  • Creation of customized ranking model in MS Excel 

  • Interviews with experts who will bring their expertise in optimizing the ranking methodology and fine-tuning regional economic forecast

  • Preparation of customized clusters’ reports according to the client’s requirements

  • Identification of long list of clusters according to the client’s requirements

  • Criteria selection and ranking of clusters based on their industrial, demographic and economic characteristics

  • Interviews with experts in order to optimize ranking methodology and verify regional and economic forecasts

15 most actively developing regions will be classified as “dynamic”

Preliminary shortlist of 20 clusters

Finalized description of 12 selected clusters