Republic of Khakassia
The Republic of Khakassia is a part of the Siberian Federal District and is subdivided into eight districts and five cities. The population of the republic is 534,000 people, the indigenous population are Khakasses.
Khakassia is a developed agro-industrial republic with a steady rate of economic growth. The main spheres of industry are hydroelectric power engineering, metal production, and mining. The main direction of agriculture is livestock breeding. The service sector and tourist infrastructure are well developed.
The most powerful, high and ambitious in design hydroelectric power plant of Russia on the Yenisei River is located on the territory of the region. Molybdenum ore is mined and processed in Khakassia.
There are more than 34 000 archeological monuments concentrated on the territory of Khakassia. All of them are unique, there are no analogues in the world.
The decoration of the New Year tree of the Republic of Khakassia emphasizes ethnic motifs, which can be traced in the processing of leather, wood, metal and other materials.
Bionic yurts, a virtual shaman and gastronomic diversity - all this was presented by the Republic of Khakassia on the Day of the Region at the RUSSIA EXPO.