Apatity is the geographical center of the Kola peninsula. The population is 59 thousand of people.
The unique scientific and educational complex is located in Apatity: Kola scientific centre within 9 research institutions and 2 scientific centers. Apatity is the town of students. Over 3,700 students are taught in the affiliates of 3 state higher education institutions. There is Technopark and regional innovative business-incubator for development of enterpreneurship in Apatity.
High transport accessibility (railway station, federal automobile road M18, ""Khibiny"" airport), favourable natural climatic conditions, developed urban infrastructure, comfortable living and working conditions, high educational and human potential are competitive advantages of the city of Apatity and make it attractive for investors.