The Scientific Potential of Siberia
Chita Research Center
Main industries in Chita Region (its area is 431 thousand
sq.km, and the population 1385 thousand people) are
mining industry and deep processing of raw materials,
namely, gold, fluorites, molybdenum, tungsten and forest.
So far the giant Udokan copper deposit is not used
industrially. Animal husbandry farming is the main
branch of agriculture.
Accommodated in Chita are:
Chita Institute of Natural Resources of RAS SB
Research Institute of Veterinary of East Siberia of RAAS SB
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Last update 26.08.96