The Republic of Udmurtia is situated in Eurasia, in the eastern part of the East-European plain. The Republic is a constituent of the RF. It borders on Kirovskaya region in the north and the west, on Permskaya region in the east, on Bashkortostan in the south-east and on Tatarstan in the south.
Area of Udmurtia is 42.06 thousand sq. km. By its territory the republic surpasses such states as Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland. Length of the territory from north to south is 320 km, from west to east - 200 km.
Climate is continental with long, cold, snowy winters and warm summers.
The Republic is rich in oil, coal, peat, building materials. Natural resources are delivered from Siberia, Ural, Povolzhje.