6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
National Press Club
The US-Poland Business Council (USPBC) hosted Poland’s Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki at a roundtable to discuss the the current business climate in Poland. Mr. Morawicki, who also serves as the Minister of Finance and the Minister Economic Development, discussed macroeconomic trends seen in the public and private sectors. He also talked about recent job growth seen in Poland and the impact Brexit is having on the country.
After the roundtable, the USPBC held a press conference where Mr. Morawiecki and Robert Joyce, Vice President of Guardian Industries, announced the conclusion of an agreement to build a second state-of-the-art production facility in Czestochowa, Poland. The factory will be able to produce one thousand metric tons of glass a day and Guardian is investing 200 million Euros into its construction.