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Foreign investors in Małopolska in 2017

Send Print Download added: Marek Martynowicz | 2017-11-28 13:08:55
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Foreign investors in Małopolska in 2017 in the latest report developed by the Central Economic Information Center (Centralny Ośrodek Informacji Gospodarczej).

Foreign investors in Poland in 2017

 

According to the Central Economic Information Center (Centralny Ośrodek Informacji Gospodarczej - COIG), based on data from the National Court Register in the first half of 2017, 3822 companies with foreign capital started operations in Poland. COIG forecasts that if a similar number of registrations persists in the second half of 2017, 7644 of companies should be created. In 2016, which was the record for registering new companies with foreign capital, a total of 7122 were created. This means that in the current year there may be more than 7.33% of such companies than in 2016.

 

YEAR

NUMBER OF NEW COMPANIES WITH FOREIGN CAPITAL

CHANNGE COMPARED TO PREVIOUS YEAR

*2017

*7644

7,33

2016

7122

6,2

*forecact for 2017

 

Most of the companies were registered in the voivodships: Mazowieckie (43.83% of all registrations), Małopolskie (11.3%) and Dolnośląskie (8.79%).

 

Number of registered companies with foreign capital in 2017 in particular voivodships:

VOIVODSHIP

NUMBER OF COMPANIES

PERCENTAGE

DOLNOŚLĄSKIE

336

8.79

KUJAWSKO-POMORSKIE

34

0.89

LUBELSKIE

119

3.11

LUBUSKIE

37

0.97

ŁÓDZKIE

126

3.30

MAŁOPOLSKIE

432

11.30

MAZOWIECKIE

1675

43.83

OPOLSKIE

27

0.71

PODKARPACKIE

156

4.08

PODLASKIE

49

1.28

POMORSKIE

134

3.51

ŚLĄSKIE

191

5.00

ŚWIĘTOKRZYSKIE

23

0.60

WARMIŃSKO-MAZURSKIE

24

0.63

WIELKOPOLSKIE

227

5.94

ZACHODNIOPOMORSKIE

232

6.07

 

The largest number of new companies has traditionally been founded in Warsaw 1300. The second one is Krakow (390 entities), followed by Wroclaw (273).

Newly registered companies with foreign capital are mainly limited companies (94.77%), branches of foreign entrepreneurs (2.51%), limited partnerships (2.2%).

 

Legal form of newly opened companies:

Legal form

Number

percentage

LIMITED COMPANY

 

SPÓŁKA Z OGRANICZONĄ ODPOWIEDZIALNOŚCIĄ

3,622

94.77

BRANCH OF FOREIGN ENTREPRENEUR

 

ODDZIAŁ ZAGRANICZNEGO PRZEDSIĘBIORCY

96

2.51

LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

 

SPÓŁKA KOMANDYTOWA

84

2.20

GENERAL PARTNERSHIP

 

SPÓŁKA JAWNA

8

0.21

LIMITED JOINT-STOCK PARTNERSHIP

 

SPÓŁKA KOMANDYTOWO-AKCYJNA

6

0.16

JOINT-STOCK COMPANY

 

SPÓŁKA AKCYJNA

5

0.13

EUROPEAN COMPANY

 

SPÓŁKA EUROPEJSKA

1

0.0

 

The initial capital of the capital company is PLN 79 839 on average. Only 34 had a capital of 1 million or more.

New foreign companies in Poland are mainly trading (33.12 %), construction (11.70 %), manufacturing industry (10.15 %).

 

ACTIVITY

NUMBER OF COMPANIES

PERCENTAGE

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

1,266

33.12

Construction

447

11.70

Manufacturing

388

10.15

Administrative and support service activities

377

9.86

Information and communication

263

6.88

Professional, scientific and technical activities

254

6.65

Transport and storage

225

5.89

Accommodation and food service activities

212

5.55

Real estate activities

118

3.09

Other service activities

74

1.94

Financial and insurance activities

67

1.75

Arts, entertainment and recreation

27

0.71

Education

25

0.65

Agriculture, forestry and fishing

23

0.60

Human health and social work activities

19

0.50

Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply

17

0.44

Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remedetion activities

14

0.37

Mining and quarrying

5

0.13

Activities of households as employers; undifferentiated goods- and services-producing activities of households for own use

1

0.03

 

As the main subject of activity most companies pointed out construction work related to the erection of buildings (157 companies), restaurants (135 companies), road transport (132 companies).

 

Main subjects of activity declared by newly registered companies

PKD code

Activity

Number of companies

4120Z

Building works related to erection of residential and non-residential buildings

157

5610A

Restaurants and other eating places

135

4941Z

Freight transport by road

132

4642Z

Wholesale of clothing and footwear

128

6201Z

Computer programming activities

125

4690Z

Non-specialised wholesale trade

123

7820Z

Temporary employment agency activities

120

7810Z

Activities of employment placement agencies

113

4110Z

Realization of building projects related to erection of buildings

108

4619Z

Agents involved in the sale of a variety of goods

103

7022Z

Business and other management consultancy activities

100

4791Z

Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet

92

4719Z

Other retail sale in non-specialised stores

89

6810Z

Buying and selling of own real estate

69

4339Z

Other building completion and finishing

61

4511Z

Sale of cars and light motor vehicles

48

6202Z

Computer consultancy activities

44

4641Z

Wholesale of textiles

39

4673Z

Wholesale of wood, construction materials and sanitary equipment

38

1085Z

Manufacture of prepared meals and dishes

33

5510Z

Hotels and similar accommodation

33

6820Z

Rental and operating of own or leased real estate

33

9602Z

Hairdressing and other beauty treatment

31

3109Z

Manufacture of other furniture

30

4711Z

Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating

30

1629Z

Manufacture of other products of wood; manufacture of articles of cork, straw and plaiting materials

29

4771Z

Retail sale of clothing in specialised stores

28

4931Z

Urban and suburban passenger land transport

28

7311Z

Advertising agencies activities

27

4616Z

Agents involved in the sale of textiles, clothing, fur, footwear and leather goods

26

4631Z

Wholesale of fruit and vegetables

26

4531Z

Wholesale trade of motor vehicle parts and accessories, excluding motorcycles

25

9609Z

Other personal service activities not elsewhere classified

25

4399Z

Other specialised construction activities not elsewhere classified

24

4652Z

Wholesale of electronic and telecommunications equipment and parts thereof

23

4646Z

Wholesale of pharmaceutical goods

22

7112Z

Engineering activities and related technical consultancy

22

7830Z

Other human resources provision

22

8211Z

Office administrative service activities

22

7010Z

Activities of head office and holding companies, excluding financial holding companies

20

2511Z

Manufacture of metal structures and parts of structures

19

6312Z

Web portals

19

6920Z

Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy

19

4751Z

Retail sale of textiles in specialised stores

18

4939Z

Other passenger land transport not elsewhere classified

18

4331Z

Plastering

17

4799Z

Other retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets

17

4333Z

Floor and wall covering

16

4649Z

Wholesale of other household goods

16

4669Z

Wholesale of other machinery and equipment

16

4674Z

Wholesale of hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies

16

6311Z

Data processing, hosting and related activities

16

6619Z

Other activities auxiliary to financial services, except insurance and pension funding

16

8299Z

Other business support service activities not elsewhere classified

16

4321Z

Electrical installation

15

4520Z

Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles, excluding motorcycles

15

6419Z

Other monetary intermediation

15

4647Z

Wholesale of furniture, carpets and lighting equipment

14

4651Z

Wholesale of computers, peripheral equipment and software

14

6209Z

Other information technology and computer service activities

14

6499Z

Other financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding not elsewhere classified

14

4621Z

Wholesale of grain, unmanufactured tobacco, seeds and animal feeds

13

4632Z

Wholesale of meat and meat products

13

2562Z

Mechanical working of metal elements

12

3511Z

Production of electricity

12

5621Z

Event catering activities

12

5911Z

Motion picture, video and television programme production activities

12

7912Z

Tour operator activities

12

1721Z

Manufacture of corrugated paper and paperboard and of containers of paper and paperboard

11

4638Z

Wholesale of other food, including fish, crustaceans and molluscs

11

4643Z

Wholesale of electrical household appliances

11

5520Z

Holiday and other short-stay accommodation

11

6831Z

Real estate agencies

11

7911A

Tour agents activities

11

8810Z

Social work activities without accommodation for the elderly and disabled

11

4613Z

Agents involved in the sale of timber and building materials

10

7490Z

Other professional, scientific and technical activities not elsewhere classified

10

9329Z

Other amusement and recreation activities

10

9604Z

Physical well-being activities

10

 

 

Source: report Foreign investors in Poland developed by Centralny Ośrodek Informacji Gospodarczej (the Central Economic Information Center).

Full report is available:: http://www.coig.com.pl/inwestorzy-zagraniczni-w_Polsce_2017.php