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VoivodeshipOpolskie Voivodeship


Total area of the voivodeship

9 412 km2

- in urban areas

986.2 thous.

Population density

104 persons/km2

Voivodeship capital


Other big towns in the voivodeship

Kździerzyn-Ko¼le, Nysa, Brzeg, Prudnik, Kluczbork

Special Economic Zones

Wa³brzyska »
Katowicka »

Industrial & Technology Parks

Science and Technology Park in Opole »
Kździerzyn-Ko¼le Industrial Park »
Technology and Innovation Park in Przywory
Industrial Park - Metalchem in Opole
Regional Centre for Transfer Knowledge and Innovations in Nysa

Regional Investor Assistance Centre

Opole »

Opolskie region is located in the South-Western part of Poland, along Odra River, on Silesian lowland. It directly borders the Czech Republic. Industry and agriculture are the main sectors of the region's economy. One of the main advantages of the region is the A4 motorway running from the West to the East (6 junctions), the proximity of the A1 motorway, the S11 express road and the excellent network of roads communicating the region with South part of Europe. Opolskie is at the forefront of the region’s most favourably to foreign direct investments.

Map of the Voivodeship against the map of the country

map of Poland
Voivodeship map

Investment opportunities

  • good location on the European and national transport networks
  • close distance to 3 international airports (Wroc³aw, Katowice, Kraków) and 3 private airport in the region
  • rapidly-developing technical medium and higher education
  • highly-developed agriculture
  • good base for the expansion of the manufacturing industry
  • good base with labor force for the development of the BPO/SSC sector in the capital of the region, with such a companies as: Capgemini, PWC, Future Processing, Opta Data and others
  • natural mineral resources for use by construction industry (quarrying etc)
  • location in the Polish/Czech border area, within the "Pradziad" and "Silesia" Euroregions

Sectors with huge potential

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