According to the estimates of the federal ministries, the Tambov region is one of the Russian regions that has a system of strategic development tools till 2020, considered and approved at the federal level, coordinated with provisions of the Concept of long-term social and economic development of Russia: The strategy of social and economic development of the Tambov region till 2020, the Scheme of territorial planning.
The basis of Strategy of social and economic development of the Tambov region for the period till 2020 was formed by the Scheme of territorial planning of the Tambov region, the description of zones (territories) of the region’s advanced development, which following the results of expert discussion are included in the regional component of the Concept of long-term social and economic development of the Russian Federation till 2020. Developing provisions of these documents, the Strategy determines priorities for development of the Tambov region:
The document formulates strategic directions and objectives for the development of the region for a period of 12 years, specific actions for it implementation for a period of 3-5 years, determines the mechanisms for monitoring this process by government authorities, business representatives and population of the region.
The development strategy of the Tambov region is aimed at implementation of the innovative scenario of economic growth in the region, involving large-scale investments, transition to new quality of economic development, increasing labor productivity in the real sector of the economy up to 4 times, increasing real incomes of the population by 2-3 times, aspiration for non-subsidization of the regional budget.