Reports

Records tumble in Poland’s industrial market


24-08-2021

Demand for warehouses at 3.15 million sqm and new supply at 1.14 million sqm set new H1 records for the industrial market. Poland registers Europe’s second highest developer activity with over three million sqm under construction.

Poland's industrial market powers on


21-05-2021

Astonishing gross take-up totalling 1.6 million sqm is the best ever quarterly result for Poland’s industrial market. Developers are also maintaining the pace with 2.3 million sqm under construction.

Investors increasingly turning to urban warehouses


15-03-2021

The growing maturity of the Polish industrial real estate sector is directing investor attention towards urban logistics properties. According to data from JLL and SEGRO, available investment land and the possibility to extend existing parks in the eight largest agglomerations allow for the development of up to 4 million sqm which could meet the increase in demand.

Polish industrial market once again in Europe’s top three


18-02-2021

In 2020, demand for warehouses reached a record 4.8 million sqm, with supply expanding by more than 2 million sqm. As at the end of 2019, 1.9 million sqm of space remained under construction.

Poland is second most active industrial market in Europe


20-11-2020

The third quarter in Poland’s industrial sector saw a fairly positive sentiment among tenants and developers. At the end of September, the country was the second most active market in Europe in terms of net demand and the amount of space delivered. Warehouse investment in Poland was approximately EUR 2.2 billion between January and November, setting an all-time annual record.

Polish industrial market continues to grow Y-O-Y – the only one in Europe


11-08-2020

Gross demand was 2.2 million sqm – this is the best result for the first half of the year in the market’s history. New leases and expansions accounted for nearly 1.7 million sqm, which is a 30% improvement Y-O-Y. This means that Poland is the only country in Europe to have seen net demand growth.

Poland in Europe’s top three for industrial developer activity


11-05-2020

Gross demand was almost 950,000 sqm with new deals and expansions dominating the market. New space delivered in the first quarter of 2020 totalled 440,000 sqm.

Another year of record growth for Polish industrial market


07-02-2020

Annual volume of leased floor-space in 2019 was 3.75 million sqm. The market grew by a record-breaking 2.8 million sqm while 1.9 million sqm of space is under construction.

Polish industrial market on its way to 18 million sqm


15-11-2019

2.5 million sqm was leased in the first three quarters of 2019 and by the end of the year, demand will most likely exceed 3 million sqm. 2019 has seen developers deliver two million sqm to market, with a total stock now stands at almost 18 million sqm.

New industrial locations in Poland


17-09-2019

The importance of new locations on the industrial real estate market in Poland looks set to rapidly grow - this is the conclusion that can be drawn from the “Small town, big deal” report prepared by JLL in cooperation with Hillwood Poland and ManpowerGroup. The so-called Big Five still remain the growth engine and continuously attract the majority of investments. However, cities such as Konin, Kielce and Częstochowa are the rising stars of the Polish industrial market.

Poland's indystrial market - H1 2019


09-08-2019

Robust demand has spread all over Poland. In H1 2019 occupier activity was being seen in nearly all of the industrial regions in the country.

Poland’s industrial market - February 2019


13-02-2019

Poland’s industrial market once again proved to be strong and buoyant. Total demand of 960,000 m² transacted on in Q4 boosted the annual volume of leased floor-space to 3.7 million m². Results were very close to last year’s record figures, making 2018 the second best year in the history of the market.

Poland's industrial market - May 2018


21-05-2018

The outstanding market performance seen in 2017 maintained its strength in the first quarter of this year. The continuous activity by occupiers has driven the gross take-up to rise to an unprecedented high of 1.1 million m² and helped to boost Q1 volumes by double digits as compared to the corresponding period from last year. Such a beginning of the year gives plenty reasons for us to be as optimistic as ever.

Poland’s Industrial Market - February 2018


13-02-2018

The spectacular, record-setting results from 2017, which exceeded the expectations of most market players, allow one to go into 2018 with widespread optimism. Total space leased under new agreements and extensions in 2017 exceeded 3.1 million m², which is nearly 1 million m² more than in 2016. When lease renewals are added the gross take-up rises to more than 3.9 million m². In Q4 2017 alone, net take-up was more than 1.3 million m², slightly more than the figure for all of H1 2017 period. But what is behind those great numbers?

Record-breaking results on the industrial market in Poland


10-11-2017

Q3 2017 saw the delivery of 875,000 sq m of new space. Approximately 630,000 sq m was leased. Advisory firm JLL summarizes the condition of the industrial market in Poland.

Poland Industrial Market H1 2017


10-08-2017

The half-way point in 2017 sees Poland’s industrial market closer to another record-breaking year. The excellent momentum seen in Q1 was even more pronounced in Q2, with gross take-up reaching 864,000 m² in that quarter alone, resulting in a total of 1.72 million m² being leased in the first six months of this year.

First months of 2017 see record-breaking results on Poland's industrial market


08-05-2017

In Q1 2017, gross demand on the industrial space market in Poland was a record-breaking 855,000 sq m. In addition, the market gained 538,000 sq m of newly developed space. This constitutes the strongest opening to a year in the market’s history.

2016 total take up on Poland’s industrial market likely to reach 3 million sq m


14-11-2016

Following the best ever quarterly result in terms of gross take-up (904,000 m²) in Q3 2016, with just months until the end of the year the volume leased is already just below the 2.24 million m² which was transacted on in the whole of 2015.

Industrial market in Poland looks to set another record


10-08-2016

1,312,000 sq m of warehouse space was leased in H1 2016. This is the best half-yearly result in the market’s history. 742,000 sq m remains under construction, of which 51% is being developed on a speculative basis. The vacancy rate reached an historically low level – only 6.1% of existing warehouse supply is available for lease.

Industrial Market in Poland Q1 2016


09-05-2016

In Q1 2016, total demand, measured by gross take-up, reached 680,000 m², which was the best result for all of the first quarters for the last decade and an excellent sign for the remainder of the year. However, the share of net demand in total take-up (55%) remains in the lower level of the comparable quarters over the last two very busy years, when it typically ranged between 50% and 75%.

What entices manufacturing companies to Poland?


18-02-2016

Strong economic fundamentals and a qualified talent pool are factors that sway manufacturing companies' decisions in favour of investing in Poland. Such conclusions can be drawn from the Made in Poland. An Investment Guide for Manufacturing Sector Companies report, prepared jointly by the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency (PAIiIZ), JLL, EY and Hays Poland.