Panel Details

Wednesday 09/09/2020
VIP Room
12:00PM - 12:50PM
(50 minutes)

Export Development

Spotlight on Poland

Attend a panel of market specialists, labels, publishers, managers, agents, talent buyers, concert promoters, and industry decision makers for CMW’s first-ever official mission from Poland. Discover entry points for the Polish music market and meet those who can help build bridges between Canada and the world’s 22nd-largest market for recorded music - one of the Top 20 contributors to Global Growth.

Poland is Canada's largest goods trading partner in central and eastern Europe and presents an extremely stable economic and political environment. Canada was the first country to approve Poland joining the NATO Alliance. Poland & Canada cooperate on common issues on many fronts.

Poland has a music trade value of US $114 million – #31 for Streaming, #33 for Other Digital, #16 for Performance Rights, #27 for Synchronization, #10 for Physical. As a gateway to the Eastern Europe, Poland is ranked 13th among the fastest developing e-commerce markets in the world. Out of 28 million internet users in Poland, 66 percent shop on-line, providing a lucrative opportunity for Canadians looking to do business there.