Representative Office of Malopolska Region (Poland) in Kaliningrad assist Polish companies and institutions in establishing contacts with the Russian potential partners and promoting Polish business interests in the Kaliningrad region and the whole Russia.
The Representative office was founded on the base of Knowledge and Technologies Fund for SME “Viktoria” in the framework of the project Business in Malopolska Partnership Network co-funded by the European Union (Malopolska Regional Operational Programme 2007-2013). Malopolska Regional Development Agency as a Project Leader, together with a local partner - Malopolska Marshal`s Office, plans to directly promote business cooperation between Malopolska and regions of Russia.
The practical goal of the project is to ensure a constant flow of data between business-related institutions and companies, facilitating direct access to companies and establishing long-term international trade links. The main task of Malopolska representatives on the project is to provide information on local markets, search business partners and increase confidence in the network of businesses involved in the project.
Two other foreign representative office were established in spring 2014: in Riga (Latvia) in cooperation with the Baltic International Academy and in Lvov (Ukraine) in cooperation with the Lvov Trade Chamber. The project assumes mutual visits in the regions, publications on the business environment in Poland, Russia, Latvia and Ukraine and creating an online B2B platform.
Business in Malopolska – Partnership Network project was granted with more than PLN 1.5 million from the Malopolska Regional Operational Programme - Action 8.2, "Building Malopolska position in European Cooperation Networks".
For information please go to www.malopolskapartnership.pl