There were 98 individual entrepreneurs registered in the region by November 1, 2005. Some 69 of them were involved in retail trade, seven – registered as directors-entrepreneurs and are involved in production and sale of agricultural products, one – is engaged in commercial production, one – owns a hairdresser's, one – a shoe repair shop, one – renders computer services, one – repairs cars, two – are involved in passenger transportation and 15 – in freight transportation.

In 2005 individual entrepreneurs opened eight private manufactured goods shops.