openPR Logo
Press release

Poland one of the most attractive investment location worldwide

Poland one of the most attractive investment location worldwide

Jelenia Gora/Poland, 22.09.2011 - Poland is more widely perceived as an attractive place for investment. In the recent UNCTAD World Investment Report 2011, Poland was ranked sixth most attractive investment location in the world for the 2011 - 2013 period. It was placed 5 points up from the 11th position in 2010, being only preceded by China, the USA, India, Brazil and Russia.

The Report also indicates that risk level for Poland is very low, meanwhile savings and potential profits much higher than in many other countries. This is also confirmed by Poland's high ranking in the business services sector. In the ranking of top 10 emerging cities, Cracow was placed 1st, ahead of Beijing, Buenos Aires, Cairo and Sao Paulo. Polish cities have increasingly been perceived as the best destinations for BPO projects.
In experts' opinions, Poland's main advantages are: availability and effectiveness of the Polish, qualified workforce, business environment, low business-related risk, as well as political and economic stability.

Attractiveness of the Polish cities is also confirmed by the recent Global Office Locations 2011 Report published by CB Richard Ellis. From 280 international companies covered by the survey 150 operate in Warsaw placing Poland's capital 5th in Europe and 12th in the world in the category of most attractive office locations.

Investments in Poland in 2011
As provided by the Polish Ministry of Economy, FDI inflow in the first five months of the year 2011 reached EUR 4.2 bn totaling 86% of the inflow recorded in the first 5 months of 2010 and accounting for 62% of the whole 2010 FDI inflow to the country. The Polish Ministry of Economy forecasts a further increase of FDI inflow up to over EUR 10 bn at the end of 2011.
On August 18th 2011, the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ) announced it currently supports 172 investments projects worth EUR 6.43 bn which may generate 47 574 new jobs. The most numerous groups of investors come from the USA, UK and China with respectively 39, 18 and 14 projects. In 2011 PAIiIZ has jointly closed negotiations concerning 28 investment projects which will bring foreign investments worth EUR 854 mn.

Economy today
Poland is one of the largest economies in the European Union and is developing dynamically and continuously. The country was admitted to the EU on 1 May 2004. Poland's GDP has always grown in the last years even during the global crisis in 2008 and 2009. In 2007 was the largest increase by 6.7%. In the following year growth shrank to 4.8% and in 2009 to +1.7%. In 2009, Poland was the only EU Member State with a positive GDP growth. In 2010 the GDP’s growth rate reached 3.8% and it is expected to grow by 4% in 2011.

Impeller of GDP growth are public and EU-financed projects, particularly in infrastructure construction and waste and sewage management. (Poland is the largest EU-funding recipient.) Thanks to these projects environmental technology providers and construction suppliers have increased sales opportunities. Most of the construction projects are related to the hosting of the UEFA Euro 2012 in Poland and are aimed at stadium and hotel construction and at expansion of motorways and highways.

Poland Consulting Services Sp z o.o. is a consulting company from Poland. It provides the business areas Market Research, Export Consulting, Company Formation and Strategy Consulting and supports companies during their market entrance and market positioning in Poland as well as in other countries in East Europe.

Press contact:
Daniel Blotenkämper
Managing Director

Poland Consulting Services Sp. z o.o.
ul. Jasna 1/1
PL 58-500 Jelenia Góra
Phone: +48 75 6474008
Fax: +48 75 6474009

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Poland one of the most attractive investment location worldwide here

News-ID: 192996 • Views: 1361

More Releases from Poland Consulting Services

Global Multiple Sclerosis Market Size, Global Multiple Sclerosis Market Share, G …
The Global Multiple Sclerosis Market Size is majorly driven by the factors such as rising number of consolidations between the market players for exploring the untapped market opportunity across the world. Request for Sample of This Research Report @ Top Key Player:- Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. Bayer Healthcare AG Teva Pharmaceuticals GlaxoSmithKline AbbVie Inc. Sonafi Pasteur Pfizer Inc. Merck & Company Novartis AG AB Science Opexa Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the insulating covers of nerves and spinal cord are
A+ ratings on Poland
Jelenia Gora/Poland, 20.09.2011 - In August 2011 two rating agencies i.e. Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service affirmed their A+ rating on Poland with a stable outlook. Both agencies noted that the Polish economy is competitive and increasingly diversified. Moody's evaluated Poland as relatively well placed to withstand global turmoil with its relatively resilient economy. Both agencies stressed that the Polish economy continued to expand in 2009, in contrast
Renewable energies in Poland: Development and Trends
Jelenia Gora/Poland - Coal still constitutes more than 90% of the total energy generation in Poland today. According to the EU's renewable energy plan, Poland is obliged to get 15% of its energy from renewable sources by 2020. In April 2011 the Polish government announced its renewable energy goals. The aim is to produce 8.85% of energy from renewable sources by the end of 2011, 13% by 2015 and 16.78% by
Buying property is now easier for foreigners in Poland
Jelenia Gora/Poland, 02.07.2009 – According to Polish Act on Purchasing of Real Property by Foreigners foreign buyers need to claim a permission from Minister of Interior and Administration (MIA) if they plan to become a real property owner. Have you sealed your deal without one, your transaction has no legal rights. But legislator stipulates few exceptions to the rule, and as Poland membership in EU matures there are still new to

All 5 Releases

More Releases for Polish

Nail Polish Market Research Report 2019
Abstract: Nail Polish Market report focuses on Nail Polish volume and value at global level, regional level and company level. From a global perspective, Nail Polish Market report represents overall Nail Polish market size by analyzing historical data and future prospect. Regionally, this report focuses on several key regions: North America, Europe, China and Japan. Download FREE Sample of this Report @ The global Nail Polish market is valued at 9190 million
SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI-FEBRUARY 13, 2019- The Polish Pottery Shoppe in Springfield, MO is excited to announce new products in stock direct from Boleslawiec, Poland. The new shipment contains over 2,000 pieces of handmade, hand-painted designs. Opened in 2014, The Polish Pottery Shoppe has catered to customers that enjoy adding flair to their home through accent and functional pottery from Poland. The unique style and designs are some of the most beautiful
60% of Polish SMEs use IT services
Approx. 60% of small and medium sized enterprises use IT services in Poland. Some 30% of SMEs declare to employ people responsible for IT. The number of portable computers used by SMEs has been growing. On average, there are five such computers per one SME. The proportion of companies which use EU funds to finance ICT development has gone down over the last two years. Use of IT services According to the
AAA Reports On Polish Property Boom
The Polish property market is hotting up in response to investors looking for alternative places to put their cash, claims Alternative Asset Analysis (AAA). Boston, MA, November 07, 2011 - The Polish property market is hotting up in response to investors looking for alternative places to put their cash, claims Alternative Asset Analysis (AAA). According to a recent report in the Financial Times, a new focus has been drawn to the real
Excellent Results for Polish B2C E-Commerce
In its latest “Poland B2C E-Commerce Report 2011” Hamburg-based market research firm presents comprehensive data on trends, revenue figures, market shares and competitors regarding B2C E-Commerce as well as internet users and online shoppers in Poland. In 2010, as many as 24 million people used the internet in Poland, which is more than half of the entire population. In line with this trend, Polish B2C E-Commerce has recorded double digit
Polish VoIP market 2010
Over the past two years, falling fixed telephony prices and the prominence of fixed mobile substitution have not managed to hinder the development of internet telephony. This was particularly notable in small and medium enterprises segment, where VoIP technology is used most because it is easy to integrate VoIP telephony with IT systems alongside the dropping prices. On the other hand, growth in the individual clients segment was most visible