Silesian Voivodeship is a region with a strong work tradition, good business climate, natural landscape, cultural events and positive energy of its inhabitants. It is a region with a diversified economic structure, which is successfully developing through innovation and creativity of enterprises. Silesia is facing the social and economic challenges related to the restructuring of traditional sectors. On the foundations of economic changes, new companies have developed in sectors such as: automotive, ICT, machine and device construction, food processing, chemicals, and modern materials.

SME’s from Silesian Voivodeship can use various forms of support offered to them by research and development units, technology parks and clusters, and business support institutions. The region’s authorities are actively involved in these activities, responding to the needs related to the development of companies. Through the project “Economic promotion of the region and activities related to the creation of friendly conditions for investing and exports”, the voivodeship encourages SME’s to undertake and expand export activities. The project is co-financing from the EU under the Regional Operational Program of the Silesian Voivodeship 2014-2020.