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Business oppotunities in Kujawsko-Pomorskie voivodship

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Kujawsko-Pomorskie Voivodship is an administrative region, or voivodship, in central-northern Poland. Its capital cities are Bydgoszcz and Torun. Kujawsko Pomorskie is an old region situated at the borderland of the Russian and Prussian partition. The historically strong ties of Torun and Gdansk provide now good ground for multifaceted co operation between Kuþawsko-Pomorskie and Pomorskie voivodships. The Vistula River, a traditional trade route in medieval Poland, links the largest centres of the voivodship: Wloclawek, Torun, Bydgoszcz and Grudziadz.

Main cities
Bydgoszcz, Torun
Area
17,970 sq. km
Population
- of which urban
2,067,800
61.7%
Investor Assistance Centre Torun
International Airport

Main sectors: chemical, agriculture, electro-mechanical, paper and furniture production.

According to the official data provided by the Central Statistical Office (GUS) in August 2005, there were 185,021 business entities in the region. Roughly 1,399 of these enterprises had a share of foreign capital.

Selected foreign investors with investments of over $1 mln in Poland present in the region:

  • Unilever NV - food processing
  • Lucent Technologies Network Systems Netherlis - electrical machinery and apparatus
  • Nestle - food processing
  • Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company - food processing
  • Lafarge - other non-metal goods
  • Telia - telecommunications
  • Framondi - pulp and paper
  • Henkell&Sohnlein - food processing
  • Neupack - packaging
  • East Pack - packaging
  • Radson - distribution of heating equipment



    LABOUR MARKET

    Total number of employees in the voivodship, according to the official data provided by the Central Statistical Office in August 2005, is 732,000.

    Numbers employed in selected sectors:

    • Industry (total): 127,776
    • Construction: 13,543
    • Trade and repair: 32,868
    • Hotels and restaurants: 1,920
    • Business services including real estate: 17,669

    Average  private sector monthly gross salaries:

    • industry: 2,125 PLN
    • construction: 1,929 PLN

    Unemployment rate: 22.5%
    Total unemployed persons registered: 191,300


    USEFUL LINKS


    Governor’s Office (Kujawsko – Pomorski Urzad Wojewodzki)
    ul. Jagiellonska 3
    85-950 Bydgoszcz
    Tel.: (+48 52) 349 77 80
    Fax: (+48 52) 349 74 60
    www.uwoj.bydgoszcz.pl

    Marshal’s Office (Urzad Marszalkowski Wojewodztwa Kujawsko – Pomorskiego)
    Plac Teatralny 2
    87-100 Torun
    Tel.: (+48 56) 62 18 255
    Fax: (+48 56) 62 18 553
    www.kujawsko-pomorskie.pl

    Bydgoszcz Town Hall
    Mr Konstanty Dombrowicz
    ul. Jezuicka 1
    85-102 Bydgoszcz
    Tel.: (+48 52) 585 89 13, 328 89 13
    Fax: (+48 52) 585 86 23
    www.bydgoszcz.pl

    Torun Town Hall
    Mr Michal Zaleski
    Urzad Miasta
    Waly gen. Sikorskiego 8
    87-100 Torun
    Tel.: (+48 56) 622 25 55, 611 87 52
    Fax: (+48 56) 622 16 70
    www.um.torun.pl

    Investor Assistance Centre (within the structures of the Marshal’s Office)
    Plac Teatralny 2
    87-100 Torun
    Tel.: (+48 56) 621 83 97, 621 84 35, 621 84 87
    Fax: (+48 56) 621 83 02
    www.kujawsko-pomorskie.pl/coi/

     

     


    Source: Central Statistical Office (GUS)

     

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