Borislav - a city of regional submission with a population of about 40 thousand city is located between the Drohobych and spa resort Truskavets and Irena.
The leading industry of the city - oil and natural gas. Commercial development of oil fields began in the 60s of XIX century. and reached its peak in 1909, which was then 5% of global oil production. In the early twentieth century. Borislav was discovered in the world's greatest oil well, "Oil City». Also in Borislav is the world's largest deposit of ozokerite.
Borislav also known as a city in which held childhood and young years of outstanding Ukrainian