Silesia is Poland’s largest industrial region. It plays a decisive role in the national economy from the point of view of power generation sector. The high investment attractiveness of Silesia is determined by its geographical position, large market, raw materials base, highly qualified workforce, well developed infrastructure, utilities, presence of an international airport (Pyrzowice-Katowice) and a river port in Gliwice.
Silesian Region has many natural resources, which include coal, zinc and lead deposits, deposits of methane, natural gas, deposits of marl, limestone and natural aggregates. Many sources of thermal and mineral water are present, as well as water for healing purposes. As an open-to-others region, attractive to entrepreneurs and investors, through an extensive tourist and cultural infrastructure, with a rich cultural and natural values, Silesia is also an attractive region for tourists.