Leader in R&D activity in Poland

  • New technologies
  • Virtual reality /HighTechVR/
  • Electronics /fastest processor in the world/
  • Energy /artificial sun/
  • Ecology /passive buildings/
  • Modern medicine /artificial heart/
  • Design / ZEN oven/

Most urbanised area in Central Europe

4.6 mln inhabitants (second largest region in Poland in terms of employment rate)

Most important investors:

  • General Motors,
  • Fiat Auto Poland,
  • NGK Ceramics,
  • ArcelorMittal Poland,
  • Capgemini,
  • Steria,
  • IBM

3 mln people in the working age (64.3%)

Highest population density (1 900 people/km2)

13% GNP 56% service, 35% industry

160 000 students, 60% in technical and economic fields

Well-developed vocational education, 45 higher schools

Euroterminal in Sławków: Western most point of broad-gauge railway. Connects Silesia with Asia transport system

453 000 economic entities, 96% - private sector

Every 3 minutes a new economic entity is established

Largest road node in Central Europe A4 and A1 motorways: west-east and north-south

Three railway routes of international AGC network: E90, E59, E65

50% of national cargo transportation

16.1% in national export

Most dense network of express roads and motorways in Poland

Airport Katowice – first regional airport in Poland, cargo function – passenger traffic of nearly 3 mln people annually

about us

Business in Silesia Project was launched among entrepreneurs who operate their business activity and live in Silesia. We represent companies which have everyday contacts with business and investments. We care about the development of our region because we think that it is a huge potential which may be used by us all.

Entities operating under Business in Silesia brand are primarily companies from a business surroundings branch. These are entities which deal in designing and implementing investments as well as consulting entities, which may help in selecting an optimal format and scope of conducting a business activity, explain all legal aspects, design every activity in terms of finances and personnel as well as specify a marketing strategy for every investor. They may help in obtaining funds for a planned investment, and upon construction completion, they may assist in equipping every production hall, office or space dedicated for business activity.Each entity operating under Business in Silesia brand hold comprehensive knowledge and experience in its sector.By acting together we can achieve our goals faster and more effectively.


Customer needs analysis

Consulting services for selecting most optimal solutions within conducting a business activity in Poland, including Silesia (such as legal and financial solutions, investment localisation and scope)

Preparation and implementation of investment process

On-going consulting services at the time of launching and operating a business activity in Poland for foreign customers

Support at each stage connected with planning, operating and developing a business activity

Entities operating as part of Business in Silesia are, among others, architects, lawyers, tax consultants, specialists in marketing, construction companies implementing investments, HR specialists, accountants and many others.


Przemysław Magaczewski
+48 503 835 434

Dominika Skałuba
+48 501 188 299

ul. Rybnicka 98
44-100 Gliwice