The regional industry is represented by two companies: the Khotimsk flax mill and the Klimovichi distillery in the town of Zabelshin.
The Khotimsk flax mill grows fiber crops and seeds, process rotted straw and produce flax-fibre.
The regional agriculture companies specialise in cattle husbandry, crop and flax growing.
Agriculture lands occupy 43,000 hectares, among them are arable lands (24,400 hectares).
The agro-industrial complex of the region features seven agricultural production cooperatives, one unitary company, four farms, the agriculture services company Khotimsk raiagrosnab, the Khotimsk flax mill and a regional veterinary station.