of the permits were issued in the subzone of Suwałki, four in the
Ełk subzone, two in both Gołdap and Białystok, and one in Łomża
and Czyżewo. The largest investment project in the zone is the
construction of three facilities by TANNE, a subsidiary of Forte. The
company will spend PLN 700 million to build a new warehouse, a
chipboard production plant and a furniture factory along with
logistics infrastructure, all of which will be completed by
The zone authorities have declared the two expansions of the area of the Suwałki SEZ to be one of the most important events of the past year. In May, the zone’s nineteenth subzone was established in Augustów, while in November, the Suwałki subzone was extended by 14.5 ha.