Poland is a great place to invest and develop business. In its latest report, Ernst & Young European Attractiveness Survey 2008 Poland was identified by managers of international companies as companies considered by the location of new foreign direct investment (FDI) in Europe. Tourists admire the hospitality and friendliness, monuments of Polish culture and the richness of nature.
Polish 38-million market is one of the largest in the European Union. Convenient location in the heart of Europe and at the crossroads of major transportation routes makes the Polish goods can be exported to all European countries and reach over half a billion consumers. Among the Polish major trading partners include Germany, Russia, France, Hungary, Ukraine, Spain and China.The Polish economy has a solid foundation for stable development. According to Fitch Ratings in June 2008, five years, Poland has recorded unable growth of 5% per annum and the dynamics of exports at 30%.
The another thing which is worth underlined is polish agriculture.There are many private companies, whose potential can make our country one of the major food producers in the European Union. Global corporations would like to choose Poland as the location for their new investments in Europe. Number of new investment projects, especially in sectors: automotive, R & D centers, electronics and chemical industries are increasing. Poland offers investment incentives to foreign companies. One of the many possibilities is the placement of investments within the Special Economic Zone (SEZ). Poland has 14 zones. These zones are specific areas designated for the conduct of business at special preferential terms. SEZs offer investors attractive new tax credits to facilitate the employment and well-prepared investment sites.
As we can see, nowadays Poland becomes more attractive, the only thing to do is to convince foreigns that investment’s in Poland are not risky but profitable.