Poland's export sales of agri-food products rose by 7 percent year on year, despite the pandemic, the agriculture minister has said.
The Polish economy is in seventh place globally when it comes to export development prospects, according to a report by the Polish Economic Institute.
Poland could become a European centre for the production of electric car batteries on the back a flourishing export market, a leading newspaper has reported.
Poland's exports in December 2020 grew by 9.9 percent year on year, according to a forecast by economists from the Polish Chamber of Commerce (KIG).
Poland's agricultural and food exports increased by 7 percent, or EUR 2 billion, year on year after the first eleven months of 2020 to EUR 31.3 billion, according to the country's agriculture support centre.
Poland's agricultural and food exports increased by 7 percent year on year after the first ten months of 2020 to EUR 28.3 billion, according to a national agriculture support centre.
Poland wants to maintain the growing importance of the UK as an export market for its agri-food products despite Brexit.
According to Eurostat, Polish e-bike exports have been easily growing from 16,000 bikes in 2018, to almost 40,000 last year and already 48,000 this year.
Recent trade tensions between the US and China – and the resulting uncertainty – are an opportunity for the Polish furniture sector, as Americans look for alternatives to Chinese-made furniture.
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.