Agency and Wood cluster on a working visit to Poland

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Head of the Regional Development, promotion of the region and investments attracting department, Ivan Rimac and manager of Wood cluster of Vukovar-Srijem County Zvonimir Petrić paid a working visit to the Republic of Poland from 20th to 22th February 2013 as part of the Croatian delegation led by Deputy Minister for European Affairs Hrvoje Marušić.
Within political consultations, Assistant Minister Hrvoje Marušić in Poland, there was a visit of representatives of the Croatian Wood cluster, led by Marijan Kavran, President of the Croatian wood cluster. In this way direct communication of Croatian and Polish representatives of wood associations was achieved - meeting was held in the Poland Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw.

At that meeting the representatives of the Vukovar-Srijem County potential Polish partners presented the investment opportunities in the timber industry, the supply of Croatian products and the possibility of cooperation in the field of export, research field and application of innovation and presentation of the project by Wood-technology centre that is planned to be realized in Vukovar-Srijem County.
Other of the meeting, the delegation has also visited the  Mazovieck unit for EU programme execution, two furniture factories, POL-MOT Holding factory and the Wood-technology University in Warsaw.
The Croatian and Polish sides have agreed on the upcoming cooperation, and the first step is to jointly hold a forum and B2B meeting of the businessmen of wood industry from Croatia and Poland.