• The first Polish province with the title of the European Entrepreneurial Region 2016. This prestigious title is an award granted to those regions that presented the most forward-looking in Europe visions of entrepreneurship development.
  • The increase in the value of exports of goods and services from EUR 5.7 billion in 2010 to almost EUR 9 billion in 2017,
  • High position of entities selling on the Internet in Poland - 2.6% of total exports.
  • About 10,000 new enterprises every year
  • 3 voivodship (after Mazovia and Wielkopolska) in terms of the number of new companies in 2017.
  • Staff in the R & D sector - 2nd place in Poland - 10.2 people per 1 sq. Km. inhabitants - average for Poland: 6.5
  • Value of foreign capital in 2016 - 16.4 billion PLN, 5th place in the country, after Mazowsze (94.5 billion PLN), Wielkopolska (23.3 billion PLN), Lower Silesia (16.7 billion PLN) and Silesia (PLN 16.6 billion).
  • The largest growth in foreign capital in all of the provinces in 2016 compared to 2015 - 30.5%.


Małopolska Marr Krakow Technology Park