// Russian Economic Barometer (QuE). 2018. No 1. P. 3-9
The article presents the results of economic activity of industrial enterprises of Russia in 2017 and provides forecasts for 2018. In general for the major part of the surveyed enterprises (REB’s respondents) 2017 by many parameters turned out to be somewhat better than the previous year. Forecasts for 2018 are very optimistic: most enterprises hope for the continuation of the positive trend outlined in the last two years.
Russia; industry; production; order-book level; stocks of finished products; capacity utilization rate; employment; investment; factors restricting output; forecast