Siemens has been working in Russia for 165 years since the company established an office in St. Petersburg in 1853. Now Siemens LLC is the head company in the region which in addition to Russia also comprises Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Siemens operates in all traditional areas of its activities, has a presence in over 40 towns and cities and is a major provider of solutions for modernization of economics and infrastructure. Siemens LLC has about 3000 employees. In fiscal 2018, which ended on September 30, 2018, Siemens LLC generated revenue of €1.0 billion.