Gliwice is one of the richest cities of the upper Silesian conurbation. The development of the city is based on new technologies, the automotive industry and logistics.
Katowice Special Economic Zone
Katowice Special Economic Zone is the right choice for those companies, which are willing to use the public aid in the form of the tax relief, calculated on the basis of the investment cost or new job creation. The tax relief granted within the Katowice SEZ is compliant with the regulations being in force in the similar institutions operating in the European Union countries.
Currently the Gliwice subzone covers a total area of 678 hectares, of which over 380 hectares have already been sold . The buyers consist of both Polish and foreign companies. [more]
Education and Business Centre “New Gliwice”
The territory and the structures of New Gliwice are administered by the GAPR, which has established the second in Gliwice business incubator here. The business zone comprises 10 plots of the surface area of from ca. 4900 to ca. 7900 m2, equipped with the water supply and sewerage systems, with access to electricity and the teleinformatic network. The plots are separated with internal access roads.
In the offices of the floor surface area from 30 to 100 m2 equipped with e.g. teleinformatic network and a dedicated power supply network, several dozens of companies found their seats. The complex is protected 24 hours a day and the buildings have access zones marked out. All the buildings are equipped with an access connection to the Internet, the speed of which is adjusted to individual needs of customers. The Local Development Agency administers its own dedicated optical fibre connection installed by the company of GTS Energis, which allows to provide data transmission services with the 99.9% availability guarantee (SLA).
Information concerning investment areas within the territory of New Gliwice and conditions of renting conference halls can be found at the website of the GAPR.
Attractive investment grounds are also located outside the Katowice Special Economic Zone and New Gliwice, e.g. near the motorways. The city systematically puts up next areas for sale, encouraging potential investors with the possibility to obtain significant tax relieves.