|PROBLEMS OF MODERN ECONOMICS, N 2 (38), 2011|
|ECONOMICS AND ECOLOGY|
|Salina T. K.|
Senior lecturer, Chair of Economics and Management in Oil and Gas Chemical Complex, St. Petersburg State Engineering Economy University, PhD (Economics)
Anushko T. V.
PhD student, Chair of Organization and Management, G.V. Plekhanov St. Petersburg State Mining Institute (University of Technology)
|The essence of the sustainable development of mineral and raw materials complex consists in its interpretation as a system, taking into consideration its ecologic and economic components in their mutual relations. Management of sustainable development should be conducted on the basis of innovations. The authors distinguish principles and factors of sustainable development of the mineral and raw materials complex|
|Key words: sustainable development, mineral and raw materials complex, innovation, ecological and economic system, development|