Central Industrial District 
The Central Industrial District
Face value: 5 pln
Alloy: (MN25/CuAl6Ni2) MN
Diameter: 24 mm
Weight: 6.54 g
Mintage: 1200000 pcs
On the edge: irregularly milled; on the side an inscription: NBP, repeated eight times, every second one inverted by 180°, separated by stars
Date of issue: 2017-11-15
Issue price: 5 pln
Designer: Grzegorz Pfeifer
Designer: Dobrochna Surajewska
Statistics of investment
Assistant of investment
Article linked with this coin
The Central Industrial District (Polish acronym:
COP) was the biggest economic endeavour
to take place in the Second Polish Republic.
It was carried out in 1936-1939 by civilian and
military Domestic Planning Offices, according
to the ideas of the Deputy Prime Minister and
Minister of the Treasury, Eugeniusz Kwiatkowski.
The investment plan covered the territories
of four provinces centred around the cities
of Kielce, Krakow, Lublin and Lvov (i.e. over
15 per cent of Poland’s territory inhabited
by 18 per cent of its population). Altogether
this area encompassed almost 60,000 square
kilometres and 6 million people, most of them
dwelling in poor, overpopulated villages, and in
need of employment.
The COP plan consisted in joining under the state’s umbrella ...