The dramatic increase in demand for Polish bikes both at home and abroad has been described by industry insiders as record-breaking with demand now at a four-year-high.
Over 40 containers filled with Polish foodstuffs are to reach Singapore in the coming months. The signed contracts are worth around PLN 5 million (EUR 1.13 million) and experts believe that there will be more long-term deals.
Polish rail freight carrier PKP Cargo is planning to launch a permanent intermodal connection with China soon, in response to the interest of Polish producers in exporting food in containers, PKP Cargo has said in a press release.
Poland has overtaken Italy and become Germany's fifth biggest trade partner, the Development Ministry said on Tuesday, adding that bilateral trade rose by 6.6 percent in the first two months of 2020, which brought the trade balance to PLN 21 bln (EUR 4.7 bln).
Poland has received official certification from the Thai government that lifts a ban on the export of Polish eggs and egg products to Thailand, the Agriculture Ministry has said citing the Chief Veterinary Inspectorate (GIW).
Exports from Poland in March fell by 15.8 pct y/y and 12.3 pct m/m, according to forecasts of economists from the Polish Chamber of Commerce (KIG). They added that the volume of exports in the coming months would fall sharply.
To support Polish companies in searching for new outlets in the turbulent times of the epidemic, the Foreign Ministry has launched a website promoting their offer on international markets, deputy Foreign Minister Paweł Jabłoński has told PAP.
Polish products are becoming an increasingly common sight on supermarket shelves across Europe.
Poland's agricultural exports may fall due to the risk of serious drought according to experts from the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) cited in Saturday's Gazeta Polska Codzinnie daily.
Poland's foreign trade surplus totalled EUR 1.3 billion at the end of February 2020, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced on Wednesday.