In the republic`s economics there are different territorial complexes. There are 8 of them.
The core of central economic region is Ulan-Ude industrial junction, where 67% of all industrial enterprises are concentrated (instrument-, machine-building plants, factories of textile and food industries). In this region there are also enterprises of fuel-power complex - Gusinoozyorskaya hydro-electric power-station, mine, coal-mine. In agriculture sheep-breeding is developed.
The object of south economic region is Tugnunskiy coal section. This region is the main producer of grain in the republic. Meat stock-breeding is developed.
Pribaikalskiy economic region includes cellulose combine, cement plant, reinforced-concrete plant, building materials combine. Stock- and sheep-breeding are successfully developed.
Verkhneudinskiy economic region is specialized in stock-breeding. Some small enterprises recycle forest.
Industrial centre of Dzhidinskiy economic region is wolfram combine. The region is one of the general stock-breeding zone in the republic.
South-west economic region is famous for its resorts "Arshan", "Nilova Pustyn", "Khongor Uula", where in treatment mineral sources are used. In the region great reserves of gold ore have been found, but its mining is complicated because of the remoteness of the territory from main transport lines.
Kyakhtinskiy economic region is located in the boundary with Mongolia. Intensive transport communications of the state with eastern neighbours set up the necessity of foundation free customs zone in the region.
North economic region is rich in natural resources. But poor transport-economic connections with other regions of the republic and the absence of industrial enterprises on working up supplies make economic development of the region difficult.
Agri-industrial economy is highly developed. In the republic there are about 60 branches of national economy. Aircraft, machine-building, power-engineering, coal-, ore-