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Silesia City Center drew record number of visitors

January 3, 2013 Katowice the City 0

Silesia City Center (SCC) has smashed its own record in the volume of shoppers. This fifth biggest shopping mall in Poland was visited by 15 million customers last year. The number grew by 16% when compared to 2011.

The number of visitors in 2012 is the best score of SCC since the opening in 2005. In 2006, the mall attracted 6 million people, five years later it was more than 13 million. “The tendency was also kept during all twelve months of 2012.

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Katowice Airport passengers traffic in 2012

January 2, 2013 Katowice the City 0

In spite of recession that hit airlines and several bankruptcies of travel agencies in the region, Katowice International Airport saw a slight growth of handled number of passengers in 2012.

In fact, it was the busiest year in the airport’s history in terms of passenger traffic. In comparison to the year 2011, the total number of passengers grew by 0,5% last year and reached 2 550 848. This is 6,7 thousand passenger more when compared to 2011.