Arguments to invest in Prahova

  • Ploiesti is situated in the proximity of Romania’s capital city – Bucharest, the distance between the two cities is about 60 km
  • The distance from Henri Coanda International Airport to Ploiesti can be covered in the same time as the distance from the airport  to the center of Bucharest
  • Geografically speaking, Prahova county spreads like a genuine amphitheatrer, from North to South, displaying the main relief features such as plains, high hills and mountains in equal proportions
  • In the North of Ploiesti, the 45˚parallel crosses the 26˚ meridian, which prevails a temperate climate with a continental influence
  • A wide variety of natural resources, oil being the most representative
  • The fertile soil and the vast touristic potential
  • Prahova’s outlet market is about 800 000 consumers, the second in Romania
  • A strong development of the infrastructure
  • Modern telecommunications network complying with the European system
  • Diversified industrial and agricultural structure
  • Labor force with a high level of skill and specialization, while involving relatively low costs
  • Well developed industrial parks’network, which offer investors utility areas to the highest standards
  • Developed financial and banking market
  • Large potential regarding hunting and fishing
  • The best known red wines of Romania
  • A developed education network, providing highly qualified and specialized labor force. Ploiesti “Oil and Gas” University is a breeding ground for specialists in petroleum engineering, economic sciences, social sciences etc.
  • Most of the companies meet the EU environmental standards
  • A highly developed business environment, with an ever-dynamic potential.

Industrial Parks

In Prahova County operate 10 industrial parks – 5 under public authority (of Prahova County Council – 4 parks and, one under the authority of Valenii de Munte Local Council) and 5 private industrial parks, all aimed to create the necessary infrastructure and utilities, in order to attract domestic and foreign investments, creating jobs, promoting sustainable regional development.

Public authority parks:

  • PLOIESTI INDUSTRIAL PARK
  • PRAHOVA INDUSTRIAL PARK, in Valenii de Munte
  • PLOPENI INDUSTRIAL PARK
  • BRAZI INDUSTRIAL PARK
  • BARCANESTI INDUSTRIAL PARK

Private industrial parks:

  • DIBO INDUSTRIAL PARK, NEGOIESTI, in Brazi
  • ALLIANSO BUSINESS PARK, in Aricestii Rahtivani
  • WDP INDUSTRIAL PARK, in Aricestii Rahtivani
  • PRIMUS 1 INDUSTRIAL PARK, in Aricestii Rahtivani
  • METEOR INDUSTRIAL PARK, in Baicoi
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