Russia leads the world in energy, mineral resources, forests and area. Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was the first human being to travel in the space. Russia is a super power in education, science, technology and economy. Manufacturing, producing chemical items, metallurgy and defense equipment productions are major industries of Russia.
Top Cities of Russia
Russia is a vast country with numerous top-class cities. Some of the top cities of Russia include:
- Moscow: Moscow serves as the capital of Russia. It is a major commercial center of the world. Moscow's culture, history and architecture are quite famous. The main industries include: chemical products, metallurgy, aerospace, automobile, food, garments, furniture, power, Information Technology, machinery etc.
- Saint Petersburg: Saint Petersburg (former Leningrad) was the former capital of USSR. Its commerce and industries include: oil and gas, ship, aerospace industry, consumer electronics, IT, tools, military weapons and vehicles, metallurgy, power equipments, medicines and medical equipments, garments, processed food etc.
- Novosibirsk: Novosibirsk is the third most populated city of Russia. It is a major city in the Siberia region. Chemical, steel, military aircrafts, processed food, footwear and textile are some its major productions.