Spirit of ingenuity
Polish successes stories in successes in business, science, culture and tourism.
A new generation of creators has emerged.
They understand there has been a change in the way people work, learn, enjoy culture, and most importantly organize their private lives. They consciously approach the use of natural resources, rely on sustainable processes and a circular economy. Some focus on respect for tradition, craftsmanship and locality, while others embrace the challenges of the future and a technology-driven lifestyle.
Thanks to the fact that this time the Expo takes place in Arab country, we have a unique opportunity to promote Polish companies and Polish technical thought. This will help us expand our export reach beyond the European Union. Video by ASF Studio
Our exhibition presents selected examples of organic food, responsible fashion, cosmetics, sports equipment, and contemporary cultural products, as well as new applications and solutions in the fields of education and technology. Video by ASF Studio
Polish design is the combination of good quality products, ingenuity in design and the use of modern technologies
Design lovers should take a closer look at Polish brands. Polish designers are transforming traditional crafts like ceramics, wood, textiles and rugs into modern art. Poland’s fashion industry has a lot to offer as well. The Polish clothing market is estimated at around EUR 70B and more than 300,000 people are employed in the Polish fashion industry. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
Created with respect for nature, tradition and human well-being.
Did you know, that you can find Polish cosmetics in 170 countries around the world? Maybe your is one of them. The majority of these cosmetic are made by organic ingredients. Polish wellbeing industry promote care and respect for people, animals and our planet. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
Science, technology, innovation
Poland is a real hotspot for biotech startups. There are over 300 businesses operating in the Polish biotech industry. They employ more than 12,000 scientists — and bring in over 300,000,000 USD of investments in research and development. Poland also offers 30 years’ experience in robotics. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
"Contemporary Polish illustration is an area where we had some really great accomplishment and where we excel great."
Did you know that Poland is the world’s third-largest exporter of digital games? Gaming and digital culture are rapidly growing sectors of the Polish economy. Titles such as "Witcher" and "Cyberpunk" are known all over the world. Not only game fans. Poland is also a country of wonderful and diverse music festivals. See how else Polish culture can surprise you. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
Poland the second-largest exporter of furniture in the world, after China. Also the sustainable buildings sector in Poland is growing dynamically, yielding not only energy and water savings but also lower carbon emission Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
Get to know Poland’s fastest-growing sectors
Hardware and Robotics
Polish robotics and hardware companies are developing innovative solutions to facilitate process automation and open up new fields of study. In 2017, Polish automotive manufacturers saw revenues of EUR 37.5B. Companies like Versabox, APA Group, XTPL, VIGO System, and AIUT are using advanced robotic systems to support manufacturing. Polish companies like ICEYE and PIAP Space are also developing space technologies. InPost and Retail Robotics are implementing innovative logistics and retail solutions.CHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Furniture and Interiors
Poland is the world’s second-largest exporter of furniture, after China. Leading Polish manufacturers like Forte, VOX and Nowy Styl rank among the largest global producers of consumer furniture. Companies like Fameg, 366 Concept, Studio Rygalik, Zieta Studio or Vzór have distinguished themselves with original design and production techniques. Another name to know is Tylko – a digital-first furniture company that provides better living through premium, customisable storage. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Polish cosmetics can be found in 170 countries around the world. Eveline Cosmetics is Poland's largest producer and exporter of cosmetics. Other companies like Phenomé, Yope, Phlov, Hagi, and Krayna, all focused on organic products, are seeing dynamic growth. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Gamedev and Digital Culture
Gamedev and digital culture are some of the most rapidly growing sectors of the Polish economy. Poland is home to 470 game studios, including CD Projekt Red, 11 bit studios, Creepy Jar, Bloober Team, BoomBit, and Different Tales. Poland also has vibrant communities of gamers and developers. The largest gaming expo in Central Europe, Poznań Game Arena, takes place in Poland. World-class animation, visual effects and VR studios like Platige Image, Juice, Immersion, Variable, Stellar Fireworks, and Creative Planet can also be found here. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, Tellart
Biotech and Pharma
There are over 300 businesses operating in the Polish biotech industry. Polpharma Biologics is the largest biotech company in the CEE region. Adamed Pharma ranks among its leaders as well, as are EGZOTech, Aether Biomedical, Medical Inventi, StethoMe, Infermedica, and Proteon Pharmaceuticals. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
ICT and Software
The Internet Communications Technology (ICT) and software industry constitutes 8% of Poland's GDP. Products made by companies like Allegro, Booksy, Brainly, Exactel, Blik, and Beesfund are known around the world. Allegro is one of the largest e-commerce websites in Europe. Brainly is the world's largest peer-to-peer learning community for students and teachers. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
The sustainable buildings sector in Poland is growing dynamically, yielding not only energy and water savings but also lower carbon emissions and reduced construction waste. Poland remains one of the top five fastest-growing photovoltaic systems markets in the EU. Some of the outstanding companies in this sector are Studio arch. KWK Promes (Robert Konieczny), JEMS Architekci, Medusa Group, WXCA, Solace House, Budizol, Unibep, ML System, and Saule Technologies. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Design and Crafts
Poland’s creative sector has seen dynamic development over the last few years. Companies like ceramics producers Tubądzin and Bolesławiec have been setting design trends for decades. Others, including Tartaruga, UAU Project, or Ergodesign, are working to reduce or completely eliminate negative environmental impact through thoughtful design. Explore Polish design and take a look at products from Grynasz Studio, RONDO, EXEON, TRE Product, Serfenta, and Whisbear. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
The Polish clothing market's revenue is estimated at around PLN 70B, with more than 300,000 people working in the fashion sector. Established brands like Reserved, 4F, Gosia Baczyńska, and Apart are major players. Slow fashion is an important trend in Poland and is represented by brands like Elementy, Balagan, and The Odder Side. See what makes Polish fashion brands stand out.CHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Every year, about 22,000 yachts are manufactured in Poland, with 95% of them slated for export. Companies like Sunreef Yachts, Galeon, and Conrad Shipyard focus on luxury boats. La Mare manufactures floating holiday homes for the summer and winter seasons. Northman Shipyard’s boats are highly esteemed not only in Europe but also in Russia, Japan, Chile and Turkey. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM
Poland is the EU's largest grower of apples, sour cherries, raspberries, currants, and highbush blueberries. For example, Maspex products can be found in over 60 countries around the world. Polish dairy products are highly appreciated as well. On the list of top dairy producers, you can find Cheesemaker's Treasures, Mlekpol, and Grycan but also Wege Siostry — a plant-based alternative to butter and cheese. See all that Polish food producers have to offer. Video by Science Now, Stellar Fireworks, TellartCHECK OUT COMPANIES FROM THE FILM