Dagestani small business strangled coronavirus
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The cornavirus infection caused colossal damage to the entire Russian business. At the same time, representatives of small and medium-sized businesses are considered the most affected. According to research by the analytical service FinExpertiza, Russian business has suffered the most tangible losses over the past 16 years. Dagestan also got into the anti-rating of the regions most affected by the pandemic. Neighboring Ingushetia topped the list. There, losses of medium and small businesses amount to 1.5 billion rubles. In general, the profits of Russian companies fell by 1.4 trillion rubles. In March alone, losses amounted to 277 billion rubles. For example, in 2017, which was considered to be the most unprofitable for business, these losses amounted to only 28% of total income. In total, the list of victims of the coronavirus included 16 regions, including Moscow, Amurskaya Oblast, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Chechen Republic, North Ossetia and Crimea.