Copper company KGHM, oil firm PKN Orlen and chemicals concern Synthos took the top three positions in the ranking of national champions presented by the Polityka Insight analysis and advisory firm on Monday.
The only company from Central and Eastern Europe to make it onto the list, the companies were singled out for “exemplifying and advancing corporate citizenship, transparency and the standards of integrity”, according to the ranking’s website.
Poland's state-owned fuel conglomerate PKN Orlen on Tuesday announced plans to purchase new fuel stations abroad and expand its oil refinery in Lithuania.
Poland's PKN Orlen petroleum corporation and the Lithuanian government sealed a co-operation agreement in Vilnius on Tuesday foreseeing mutual investment aid, including on infrastructure projects connected with Orlen's Lithuanian subsidiary, Orlen Lietuva.
In mid-April, Polish fuel conglomerate PKN Orlen will receive 130,000 tonnes of oil from Iran which will be processed in the company's refinery in Plock, central Poland, PKN Orlen said in a news release on Wednesday.
Poland's fuel concern PKN Orlen has signed a letter of intent with the Polish State Treasury to take over a minimum of 53 percent in rival Grupa Lotos, Orlen wrote in a Tuesday press release.
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Friday that the success of Polish oil firm PKN Orlen's Lithuanian subsidiary Orlen Lietuva is a success for everyone.