Greenfield Investments in CEE
Since the fall of the Berlin Wall over a quarter of a century ago, the countries of CEE have attracted significant foreign direct investment in greenfield operations. Indeed many manufacturing businesses have focused on expanding capacity in the countries of CEE, sometimes at the expense of Western Europe. This guide to investment in the Central and Eastern European (“CEE”) region is intended to help potential investors understand what incentives are available when investing in the leading countries in CEE. It also sets out information about the process for entering into an investment agreement in order to access funds, as well as covering key real estate, competition, infrastructure, tax and employment considerations.