Podlaskie Region

The Natural place to do business

Invest in the centre of Europe

Many of Podlaskie’s qualities are absolutely unique: its strategic geographical location at the crossroads of European and Asian trading routes, the highest level of security in Poland, great conditions for talent development, an impressive number of deep-tech start-ups, and the cleanest air in the country.

Podlaskie is a place where the world of nature and the world of business meet in perfect harmony. It is a home of ambitious people, whose ideas conquer international markets. In Podlaskie entrepreneurs can run their global businesses whilst enjoying the peace of mind and inspiration that flows straight from the heart of primaeval nature. All of this takes place in a unique atmosphere of kindness and hospitality that the inhabitants of the region have been associated with for centuries.

Podlaskie is the natural place to do business.

Strategic location

Thanks to the construction of the Via Baltica and Via Carpathia expressways spanning across Europe and the modernisation of the Rail Baltica railway line, Podlaskie is becoming a powerful transport hub, forming the bloodstream of the European economy, and in an ideal location for logistics centres.

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Economy of the future

The Podlaskie Economic Forum is an international conference devoted to the development of Eastern Poland and strengthening economic cooperation with a selected region of the world, inviting its representatives to Bialystok.

The first edition in 2022 will focus on cooperation with East and Southeast Asia.

Investments in innovations

The Podlaskie Voivodeship is an increasingly bright spot on the map of Polish start-ups. Devices that make everyday life easier for the disabled, robots that teach logical thinking, space technology, unique bicycles... Young people from Podlasie surprise with their creativity, conquer demanding markets and compete with the best in the world.

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The Diplomatic Opening of the Year 2022

The event, organised by the Polish Chamber of Commerce, took place on 17 February at the Olympic Center in Warsaw. The Podlaskie Voivodeship, represented by its Deputy Marshall Marek Olbryś, co-organised the seventh edition of the event. It was a unique opportunity to present Podlaskie’s economic offer to leading Polish entrepreneurs, politicians and diplomats who gathered in Warsaw to talk about forecasts and economic opportunities for regions, Poland, Europe and the world.

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Meeting between the Marshal of Podlaskie Region and the Ambassador of Japan to Poland

Economic cooperation, situation on the Polish-Belarusian border, achievements of Podlaskie’s Olympic athletes in Tokyo – these were the main topics discussed on Monday, 11th November, at the meeting between Marshal Artur Kosicki with Akio Miyajima, Japanese Ambassador to Poland. The meeting was also attended by Hiroaki Tanaka, the Second Secretary of the Embassy of Japan and Mariusz Dąbrowski, Director of the Investors Assistance and Business Promotion Bureau at the Marshal’s Office.

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EXPO 2020: Business seminar “Podlaskie. The natural place to do business”

Several dozen entrepreneurs, representatives of business organisations and potential foreign partners took part on Wednesday (20.10) in the business seminar “Podlaskie. The natural place to do business”. The event was also attended by Marshal Artur Kosicki, who encouraged the establishment of economic contacts with our companies. The meeting was organised by the Investors Assistance and Business Promotion Bureau at the Podlaskie Voivodeship Marshal’s Office as part of the Podlaskie Voivodeship Week taking place during EXPO 2020 in Dubai.

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Pamiątkowa fotografia. Od lewej stoją" Artur Kosicki, Marszałek Województwa Podlaskiego, Peng Huang Dyrektor Agencji Promocji Inwestycji Ministerstwa Handlu Chińskiej Republiki Ludowej oraz Mariusz Dąbrowski, Dyrektor Biura Obsługi Inwestorów i Promocji Gospodarczej UMWP.

Marshal Artur Kosicki meets representative of PRC’s Ministry of Commerce

Marshal Artur Kosicki meets representative of PRC’s Ministry of Commerce Cooperation in the field of investment and commerce, development of the New Silk Road initiative, internships for students in Chinese institutions and corporations – these were the key topics of the meeting attended by Artur Kosicki, Marshal of the Podlaskie Voivodeship, and Peng Huang, Director at the China International Investment Promotion Agency, Ministry of Commerce, PRC, which took place on Wednesday 11 August at the Podlaskie Voivodeship Marshal’s Office.

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Podlaskie – the natural place to do business


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