// Russian Economic Barometer (QuE). 2021. No 2. P. 3-9
Sergey Aukutsionek – Head of Centre, Center for Research in Transitional Economies, Head of Sector, Sector of Research of Economic Behavior of Enterprises, IMEMO;
Oleg Zhukov – Junior Research Fellow, Center for Research in Transitional Economies, IMEMO.
The article presents the results of economic activity of Russian industrial enterprises in 2020, and provides forecasts for 2021. In general, for the major part of the surveyed enterprises (REB‟s respondents) the year 2020 turned out to be not worse than the previous year and judging by several parameters it was even better. Forecasts for 2021 became noticeably less optimistic than they were a year ago.
industry; output; order-book level; stocks of finished products; capacity utilization rate; employment; investment activity; factors restricting output; forecast