Official name
REPUBLIC OF POLAND
Form of government
Republic
Capital
Warsaw‎
Head of State
Andrzej Duda
Prime Minister
Mateusz Morawiecki
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Zbigniew Rau
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
1919.

Political relations

Bilateral relations between Serbia and Poland are traditionally good. Poland supports the process of European integration of Serbia.

On 27 January 2020 the PM of the Republic of Serbia Ana Brnabić paid a working visit to Poland to attend the ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the German Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. The former Vice President of the Government and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dačić and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland, Jacek Jacek Czaputowicz met during the 5th Summit, within the Berlin Process, which was held on 5 July 2019 in Poznan. The former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland, Jacek Jacek Czaputowicz visited Serbia on 13 June 2018 on the occasion of the opening of the 2nd round of the Belgrade Conference, he met with the then former Vice President of the Government and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dačić, and he also had a meeting with the President Aleksandar Vučić and PM Ana Brnabić.

 

Economic relations

There is mutual interest and space for improving economic cooperation.

Volume of foreign trade in the period January-November 2020 amounted to about 1.2 billion euros, of which our exports amounted to 511,974 million euros, and imports amounted to 688,017 million euros. The state of direct investments from the Republic of Poland to the Republic of Serbia at the end of 2019 amounted to 123.8 million euros. The largest investments of Polish companies in Serbia are: TF Kable - Cable Factory Zaječar, Asseco SEE - IT consulting, Belgrade, GTC Serbia - Real Estate, Belgrade, Mot Development - IT, consulting, Belgrade, Rafako Engineering - IT consulting, Belgrade.

 

Bilateral agreements

There are currently 38 bilateral agreements in force, including:

Reconciliation and Arbitration Treaty between the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes and the Republic of Poland, entered into force on 16 June 1928;

Agreement on Economic Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Poland, date of signing and entry into force: 6 June 2012;

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Poland on Cooperation in the Fight against Organized Crime and Other Types of Crime, entry into force: 15 July 2017;

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Poland on Cooperation in the Field of Defence, date of entry into force: 13 August 2014.

 

Contact information

Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Warsaw http://www.warsaw.mfa.gov.rs 

Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Belgrade https://www.gov.pl/web/srbija 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia

Department for Europe, tel. 00 381 (0) 11 30 68 326, 30 68 274, e-mail: oev@mfa.rs