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The Eastern Metalworking Cluster

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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Monday, 29 June, 2009
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
1-5
Regions: 
Lubelskie
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneEmailGender
Stanisław
Janowczyk
Other
+485321339
kontakt@wschodniklaster.pl
Male
Beata
Rymarczyk
Other
+48517837089
b.rymarczyk@wktir.pl
Female
Monika
Wielgus
Other
+48512477236
m.wielgus@wktir.pl
Female
Languages spoken: 
English
German
Polish
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Downstream Metal Products
Metalworking Technology
Technology fields: 
Forming (rolling, forging, pressing, drawing)
Machining (turning, drilling, moulding, planing, cutting)
S3 EU priority areas: 
Basic metals & of fabricated metals products
Other non-metallic mineral products
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
94
Number of SME members: 
88
Number of larger company members: 
2
Number of research organisations/universities/technology centres: 
4
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Name and link of major players: 
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

The Eastern Metalworking Cluster was initiated in June 29th, 2009 by Voivodeship Club of Technology and Rationalisation in Lublin. The cluster was established on the basis of „Porozumienia w sprawie utworzenia Wschodniego Klastra Obróbki Metali”.

Main objectives of the Cluster

  • Raising the competitiveness of economy region through common cooperation of cluster members
  • Increasing the competitiveness and innovations of metalworking companies
  • Building economy connections between companies and R&D institutions
  • Achieve the synergy effect

The Eastern Metalworking Cluster is the group about 100 members including enterprises from metal industry, scientific and business support units which operate in three voivodeships: Lubelskie, Podkarpackie and Świętokrzyskie.

Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Periodic Information dissemination
Promotion of activities (marketing/ visibility)
Location promotion / attraction of Foreign Direct Investment
Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
China
United States
Our cluster organisation undertook the following international activities to support our members: 
Other
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Germany
Russian Federation
Ukraine
Our cluster organisation undertook the following trans-national activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
Metal Processing Cluster
Radom Metal Cluster
Lubuski Metal Cluster
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
Promotion
Success Story / Achievements: 

More information about members you find on www.wschodniklaster.pl.