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Gliwice





Gliwice is one of the most important cities in Poland. Gliwice is located at the Southern part of the country and is considered to be one of the most important industrial regions of the country.
The city of Gliwice is also known by the name of Gleiwitz in German. The city of Gliwice has the population of200,361 people according to the latest Census.

The major river that flows through the city of Gliwice is the Klodnica River. The industries in the region of Gliwice began to develop during the 19th century when the world was taken by the industrial revolution. The main industry of the Gliwice city deals with the production of iron materials. The other industries have also developed in the region as the subsidiary industry of the iron industries in the city of Gliwice. The other industries that have flourished in the city of Gliwice are the following:
  • Brick factories
  • Sawmills
  • Shingle factory
  • Chalk factories
  • Glasswork industries
The development of industries in the city has led to the increase in the population of the city. The economy of Gliwice depends upon the industries of the region. There are several banks in the city that provide loans to the business organizations and the industries. The Gliwice city has a very strong cultural background that can be found in the historical monuments and buildings of the place. The museums and churches in the city reflect he tradition of the place.

The Gliwice city also has a very strong literary background. Most of the literary works in Gliwice reflect the history of the place. There are several theater halls in the city that is used by the major theater groups of the city.

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