Study visit to Sweden

On 5-8 of October 2014 the Podlasie Investors and Exporters Assistance Centre participated in a study visit organised for self-government units from Makroregion Eastern Poland (from 5 voivodeships: Podlaskie, Lubelskie, Podkarpackie, Swietokrzyskie and Warminsko-Mazruskie) to Sweden. The project was realised and financed from European Union funds as part of the “Program of the Economic Promotion of Eastern Poland” 2007-2013, Action I.4: Promotion and the Cooperation, Component: Promotion.

The aim of the study visit to Sweden, to Lund cities and Malmö (region Skania), was the observation of the best practices and the exchange of experiences with the representatives of institutions supporting investments and the export into Sweden, as well as the presentation of the economic and investment potential of 5 provinces of Eastern Poland and establishing contacts with foreign partners. One of main subjects of discussion during the stupy visit was functioning of the sector of the renewable energy.