Kazan is the sixth most populous city in Russia. Kazan is the capital of Tatarstan, the largest city of the Volga economic region, a large financial, industrial, commercial and tourist center in Russia. The center of Kazan metropolitan area, with a population of 1.19 million people. The basis of industry: chemical, petrochemical, mechanical engineering. There are developed light and food industries in Kazan. There is located the largest IT park in the Russian and one of Europe's largest industrial park. Kazan is a leader in housing construction in the Volga region. Kazan is visited by over 1 million visitors every year. HideRead more
Kazan is one of the largest transport and logistics hubs in Russia. Federal motor highway M 7 / E 22 roads P 239, P 241, P 242 are passes through Kazan. The transport infrastructure includes: an international airport "Kazan", two railway stations - "Kazan-1" and "Kazan-2", two bus stations - "Central" and "Southern", bus stations. A large river port and the river station. In 2005, the seven subway in the Russia Federation was opened.
Volga Federal District
republic of Tatarstan