Poland

EU-Japan - a boost for jobs and exports in Poland

Businesses of all sizes in towns and cities across Poland already export a wide range of goods and services to Japan.

The EU-Japan trade agreement will make it easier and cheaper for them to do so.

 

Companies and jobs

1,306 The number of Polish companies that export to Japan.

74% The share of Polish companies exporting to Japan that are small and medium-sized enterprises.

37,045 The number of jobs in Poland that EU exports to Japan help support.

739,560 The number of jobs in the EU that EU exports to Japan help support.

 

What kind of products does Poland export to Japan?

Companies across Poland export goods and services to Japan.

 
 

Exports and Imports

Poland and Japan already have a close trading relationship. The EU-Japan trade agreement will give it a big boost.

11th Japan is Poland's 11th biggest trade partner outside the EU.

€501 m The value of Polish exports to Japan.

€1.3 bn The value of Polish imports from Japan.

 

EU trade agreements benefit companies and communities

 
 
Sources
  • Products: Dun and Bradstreet, 2018. The product examples are drawn from a sample of all EU companies exporting to Japan. The location represents place of production/shipment.
  • Companies: Statistics on international trade in goods by enterprise characteristics, Eurostat, 2015 (latest available year).
  • Jobs: European Commission, JRC estimates. Figures based on latest available data (2014).