Locked content Orlen refinery in Lithuania sees protests

The Orlen Lietuva refinery in Możejki has been running at a loss of $ 93 million in the past year. Workers at the plant have experienced layoffs (160 employees) and the refinery processing is at 60 percent capacity. Union representative, Wirginija Wilimiene, said “we’ve never had it this...

Locked content Łódź SEZ with new investors

The firms Medana Pharma, MGL, Union Industries Polska and Wagran are to invest PLN 363.5 million in the Łódź Special Economic Zone and its affiliates, according to an ISBnews release. Tomasz Sadzyński, president of the SEZ, explained, “Since the beginning of 2014, we’ve issued 16 permits...

Locked content Polish alcohol exports tops in the world

Poland is the fourth largest exporter of alcoholic spirits in the world. Poles themselves are changing consumption habits and consuming more wine and beer, and less vodka. Annual alcohol production in Poland is 320 million of liters, according to an IAR release. This is the highest number in the Eur...