Poland is the largest producer of button mushrooms in Europe and one of the leaders in the world, the country sells over half of the European Union's export, the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) has said.
Polish Economic Institute analysts fear that, in a pessimistic scenario, the coronovirus epidemic will lower Poland's economic growth in 2020 by 1.3 percentage point to around 2 percent.
The length of work week in Poland is shortening, the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) has reported. In 2000, the average work week in Poland had 42 hours and, over the next 18 years, it has been reduced to about 39 and a half hours.
The global downturn that may be sparked by the spreading Chinese coronavirus could take 0.04 percent off Poland's GDP growth this year, Development Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz told the TVN24 news channel on Friday, quoting Polish Economic Institute (PIE) data.
Poland should spend around EUR 131 billion for thermal upgrades until 2030, the Polish Economic Institute said on Monday. The mentioned amount is EUR 84 billion higher than it would have been without a nationwide low-emission heating campaign, the institute wrote.
Two-thirds of Polish enterprises recorded an increase in labour costs in 2019, show the results of a study conducted by the Polish Economic Institute (PIE), published on Monday.
Within the next 20 years, developments in technology will cause nearly two million jobs to disappear and three million to be transformed, said Minister of Development Jadwiga Emilewicz during Thursday's presentation of the 'Roads to Industry 4.0' report.
The Polish sports industry was worth PLN 9.63 billion (EUR 2.2 billion) last year, while budgetary investments related to the Polish sports market were worth almost PLN 1.8 billion (EUR 413.6 million), the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) has reported.
According to the report by the Polish Economic Institute, the budget could gain an additional PLN 127.8 billion by 2023 billion if it reduces the shadow economy by 1 percentage point per year.
In an optimistic scenario, Poland will become a member of the G20 group in 2029, the Polish Economic Institute wrote in a report.