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Local time in Warsaw 00:22 AM
The weather in Warsaw -1°C broken clouds

Stats about City

Datasource Poland Netherlands Updated
Economic Growth (GDP Growth) - 0.81 % 2019 vs 2018 - 0.68 % 2019 vs 2018 16-12-2020
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) + 8,446.46 $ 2019 vs 2018 (millions) - 6,992.58 $ 2019 vs 2018 (millions) 16-12-2020
Ease of doing business index - 0.55 Ranking 2019 vs 2018 + 0.01 Ranking 2019 vs 2018 16-12-2020
Gross National Income (GNI) + 45,292.79 $ 2019 vs 2018 (millions) + 36,352.06 $ 2019 vs 2018 (millions) 16-12-2020

Facts and Figures Poland

Capital Warsaw (1,700,000 inhabitants)
Other major cities Kraków (758,800 inhabitants), Łódź (708,500 inhabitants)
Average age 41.8 years
Surface Area 312,680 km² – 2018
Population 38,000,000 inhabitants – 2018
Time difference No time difference with the Netherlands
Currency Zloty (PLN)
Head of State President Andrzej Duda
Language Polish

Sectors with Opportunities

Life Science en Health The strong aging of the Polish population means that there is a great demand for modernization of health care. The Polish health sector is one of their top priorities, resulting in a large share of the Dutch companies to be active in this sector. Poland is a true growth market.
Manufacturing industry The manufacturing industry in Poland is a large and fast growing sector. Poland is experiencing stable growth due to sizeable domestic demand, dynamic exports and productivity growth, thanks to big foreign investments and the country its large internal market.
E-mobility The market for e-mobility is growing very fast. More than 1 million electric cars were sold in 2017, an increase of 54% compared to 2016. The Polish market has great economic potential in the field of e-mobility due to the size and importance of the car industry for country’s economy.

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Annemarie Dijkman International Business Manager