Poland and Algeria – strong partners in business
?In 2015, the trade between Poland and Algeria will exceed 1 billion dollars, 90% of which will consist of our export? ? said the vice president in Algeria to the journalists ? the Minister of Economy Janusz Piechoci?ski, who visited Algeria in March with the economic mission.
Last year, the trade between Poland and Algeria almost doubled and exceeded 736 million dollar. The relations between Polish and Algerian entrepreneurs play a significant role here. Polish engineers and technicians built Algerian infrastructure, and Polish universities educated thousands of Algerian students. We are happy that Polish-Algerian collaboration develops and tightens thanks trade missions of Algerians to Poland.
The trade mission of Algerian entrepreneurs in May, organized on behalf of West Pomeranian Voivodeship is intended to establish collaboration between West Pomeranian export companies and foreign entrepreneurs and institutions.
Algerian entrepreneurs, journalists working for special economic press, the representatives of Trade and Investment Section of Polish Embassy in Alger will take part in the four-day event.
The trade mission will involve the following elements:
- B2B sessions,
- Economic potential of West Pomeranian Voivodeship with regard to its advantages for foreign companies and institutions,
- The investors and Exporters Service Center project that supports the economic collaboration development,
- Support instruments for the entrepreneurs in Poland,
- Characteristics of Polish companies/institutions that take part in the event and their presentation,
- Cultural differences between both countries.
- Visit in West Pomeranian companies,
- Visit at XI Ecological Food and Products ?Organic?
One of the measures run by AGERON Polska was the annual General Programme of Promotion in Algeria introduced on behalf of the Ministry of Economy.
On the basis of the analysis conducted by the experts, Algeria, together with four other markets, was selected to be the most promising market to develop Polish export. The markets were selected on the basis of the criterion of GDP growth dynamics, import and internal security growth dynamics.
The programme activated the trade between Polish and Algerian partners, contributed to implementation of the series of promotional measures that involved: participation in trades and economic missions, matchmaking meetings, study tours in producers? organizations together with general promotional campaign of Polish economy in Algerian media.
Polish companies from automotive, medical, construction, agricultural machines, food and public works branches benefited from the funds for the participation in trades and economic missions.
Additionally, the delegation interested in the cooperation with Polish agricultural and food industries from Algeria visited the trades: AGROTECH in Kielce and POLAGRA in Poznan.
One of the Clients of AGERON Polska operates actively on Algerian market. It is a leader in the sector of car fragrances and car cosmetics. For this company, we organized a participation in EQUIP AUTO in Alger. We arranged B2B meetings with potential partners on this market and provided exhibition area, stand building services, logistics and transportation of the exhibits.
For Algerian entrepreneurs from food and furniture sectors, we organized an inbound mission to Mazovia. The agenda of this four-day event for ten companies interested in cooperation with Polish partners, was full of B2B meetings with guests from Algeria and over 20 selected Mazovian producer. The Algerian companies were interested particularly in Polish fruits, confectionary, furniture and fittings.
The mission involved a visit at Warsaw build 2014 Trades, where the companies met further potential partners.
The second part of the group took part in a study visit to the plant near Radom and Warka, where the Algerians had a chance to experience the export potential of Polish milk, fruit and processing sectors. Apart from the official part, we presented the tourist attractions of Warsaw and Mazovia and demonstrated our regional cuisine.
We hope thet the collaboration between Poland and Algeria will thrive in the future.