Katowice is recognized for its efforts to strengthen the city’s investment potential, as evidenced by numerous awards and distinctions received in the area of modern business services sector.
- Ranked 7th – FDI Strategy title in ranking Tier 2 Cities of the Future 2020/21 ranking (fDi Magazine, 2020)
- Ranked 5th – FDI Strategy title in large cities, for Best fDi Strategy of European Cities and Regions of the Future 2020/21 ranking (fDi Magazine, 2020)
- Winner – fDi strategy title in fDi’s Polish Cities of the Future 2019/20 ranking (fDi Magazine, 2019)
- Winner – in the category City Award on 9th annual CEE Investment Awards (EuropaProperty.com, 2019)
- Ranked 8th among large European cities for business friendliness (fDi Magazine, 2018)
- Ranked 2nd place among Polish cities in the category „Most Investor-Friendly City” (Eurobuild Awards, 2018)