The volume of the direct investments in the Nizhny Novgorod region has grown almost 3 times

The volume of direct investments in the Nizhny Novgorod region in 2013 totaled $ 514.777 million, which is 2.6 times more than in 2012.

This was reported on the site of the territorial agency of the Federal State Statistics Service of the Nizhny Novgorod region ( Nizhegorodstat ) .

According to the information the greatest growth showed  portfolio investments, which increased almost 83 times compared to last year, as well as increased the volume of loans received from foreign coowners, up to 400 million dollars, which is 3.3 times more than in 2012.