The area has a well-developed transport network, it is also attractive for development of agriculture, crop growing and farming, gardening and fishing industry, rough processing of agriculture products and raw materials.
— The area is 780.7 thousand hectare (ha)
— 581,6 thousand ha of the plots of land designated for agricultural use — 581,9 thousand ha
— The plots of land designated for residential settlements — 68054 ha
— 5401 ha of the plots of land are designated for industrial, transport and other non agricultural use-
— 88497 ha of forests
Under good weather conditions, the area receives up to 1 million tons of grain.
Currently, soft and hard wheat, legume crops, oilseed crops and vegetables are grown in the region
The following activities are developed: livestock breeding, pig breeding, poultry breeding, production of fodder and food, as well as wood processing.