Welcome to the centre of Małopolska’s Business!
Business in Małopolska Centre - a partner of the Polish Investment and Trade Agency operating the integrated system of investor service (one-stop-shop) involving Małopolska Regional Development Agency SA, Małopolska Province, Kraków Technology Park, and Małopolska Industrial Parks.
The measures aimed at comprehensive development of an investment offer for the regions of Małopolska and Kraków are taken at one place. The Centre's main task is to assist both foreign and domestic investors interested in making new investments in Małopolska and to support export and foreign expansion of enterprises operating in the region.
The Centre is a source of up-to-date data on the region's economy, it has the most extensive base of development land in Małopolska and supports entrepreneurial development in the region, while successfully building a positive image of the Polish companies abroad. Additionally, it promotes business of the region and holds knowledge and experience to assist Małopolska entrepreneurs in succeeding on foreign markets.
CeBiM's investor service consists mainly in development of an offer including the suggestions concerning investment locations, information on business environment, labour costs, possibility to acquire employees or use the investment or entrepreneurship support funds. CeBiM provides access to the most extensive base of investment real estate in the region and a database of export enterprises and foreign counterparties.
- support of export operations of Małopolska enterprises through, among others, fairs, economic missions, workshops and trainings, search for products' and services' recipients, consultations, publications,
- promotion of the region's investment potential through, among others, ongoing information service for entrepreneurs, international investment fairs, publications, trainings for Local Government Units, investment real estate base,
- building of an international economic brand of the region through presentations, participation in international conferences and events, publications in media.
What do we help with?
- preparation of specialised studies concerning the regional economy
- access to the base of investment real estate located in małopolska
- assistance in contacts with local administration
- information on investment offers in the province
- information on public assistance for investors, eu funds and grants
- promotion of investment projects
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Support of 4 institutions involved in CeBiM
The scope of Małopolska Province's activities includes carrying out provincial public tasks not reserved by the statutes to competencies of government administration authorities. Małopolska Province defines the directions of an economic policy while promoting the economic development of the Region. The Treasury and Economy Department play a considerable role in this area of provincial competences. Małopolska Province defines the directions of an economic policy, assists domestic and foreign investors interested in undertaking economic activity in the region, coordinates activities aimed at internationalisation of the regional economy, with focus on export development, enhances economic promotion of Małopolska, supports and develops innovativeness, activities of start-ups and is responsible for knowledge transfer in the region.
Małopolska Regional Development Agency SA is one of the largest institutions of this type in Poland. It focuses on tasks necessary to drive positive changes in the regional environment, including: economic restructuring, land use, implementing EU programs, collaborating with local governments, providing investment service, supporting business initiatives, maintaining international cooperation and creating positive image of Malopolska in Europe and worldwide. MARR is a major regional institution, which provides services in the management of grants awarded to SMEs (as a Regional Financing Institution). The Agency has developed its own financial instruments to support the business sector. It constitutes a specialized partner institution for regional and local governments, non-governmental organizations and representatives of various professional groups and foreign business partners in undertaking initiatives beneficial for the development of Małopolska.
Technological development of Małopolska, entrepreneurial development, promotion of innovation and new technologies, fostering a positive environment for business, and supporting academic projects - these are but a few of the main tasks carried out by the Kraków Technology Park, which contribute greatly to strengthening the economic and social potential of the whole region.
Małopolska Industrial Parks company was established in 2005 by Małopolska Province and the Kraków Technology Park to initiate, support and promote the economic development of Małopolska. The company implements its tasks by locating new economic projects in the region, acquiring development land, providing advisory services as well as creating and managing investment zones and industrial parks.