Foreign business travelers spend PLN 3 billion in Poland

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opublikowano: 14-12-2005, 07:47

Warsaw (Puls Biznesu) – Last year, business travelers spent in Poland PLN 2.94 billion, the report of the Institute of Tourism says. The participants of conferences and congresses spend most, on average USD 237 (EUR 198.6) a person.

Warsaw (Puls Biznesu) – Last year, business travelers spent in Poland PLN 2.94 billion, the report of the Institute of Tourism says. The participants of conferences and congresses spend most, on average USD 237 (EUR 198.6) a person.

The number of business visits fell in 2004 by 8 percent to 3.7m. The number of eastern businessmen dropped 47 percent, an obvious result of implementing visas.Poland is world’s 26th (according to the Union of International Association) and 20th (according to International Congress & Convention Association) country as far as the number of international conferences held is concerned.It is a very good business, especially today when the costs of organizing such events in our country are 30 percent lower than in Western Europe. Poland lacks modern congress centres, Zbigniew Kowal, the head of conference and congress office in the Polish National Tourism Office commented.(USD 1 = EUR 0.838)

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