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The management of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Latvia visits Ventspils

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 09:16

On 5 September the management of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Latvia ā€” Sun Yinglai, the ChargĆ© d'affaires, Shen Xiaokai, the Economic and Commercial Counsellor, and Lu Junyan, the Commercial AttachĆ© ā€” visited Ventspils.

Cargo turnover at the terminals of the Freeport of Ventspils increased in 2018

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 14:13

In 2018, the total volume of cargoes transhipped by the terminals working at the Freeport of Ventspils has exceeded 20 million tons for the second year in a row. Indicators of the aforementioned year represent 1% over the volume of 2017 and 8% over the volume of 2016.

Concluded contract on renovation of Northern Pier

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 10:28

Next year will commence in the Freeport of Ventspils with the all-time most extensive renovation of the portā€™s largest hydrostructure ā€“ Northern Pier, which is planned to last for nearly two years and which will be executed by the JSC (AS) BMGS.

Entry fee for the vessels is to be changed at the Port of Ventspils in 2019

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 09:10

For the purpose of partial compensation for the costs caused by the inflation, the Board of the Freeport of Ventspils has decided to increase on average by 8% port fees and service fees at the Port of Ventspils. Even after the changes to become effective as of 1 January 2019, fees of the Port of Ventspils will still be the lowest on the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea, thus providing the most competitive conditions for the private companies for operation at the Port of Ventspils.

Central Asia countries are interested in the cooperation possibilities with Ventspils Freeport

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 17:17

During this week Ventspils Freeport Authority is participating in the 22nd international transport and logistics exhibition TransKazhstan/TransLogistica 2018, which takes place in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Ventspils High Technology Park will have two new parking lots

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 17:01

In the middle of next year, Ventspils High Technology Park infrastructure will be complemented by two new public parking lots with 133 parking spots. This is based on the agreement concluded between Ventspils Freeport Authority and Central Finance and Contracting Agency on the implementation of the project for reconstruction of Pārventa district.

Ventspils Freeport Authority presents the possible investment opportunities in Ventspils during their visit in China

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 17:08

Last week, the delegation of Ventspils Freeport authority participated in an event devoted to investment attraction ā€œInvest inā€ in Shanghai, China, to inform about the opportunities of industrial development in China.

The chargĆ© dā€™affaires of the Republic of Korea visited Ventspils city

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 16:45

The chargĆ© dā€™affaires of the Republic of Korea in Latvia Seong-Jin Han visited Ventspils Freeport Authority. He and his councillor met with the representatives of the city council and the Freeport Authority in order to get acquainted with the city of Ventspils, the port and its offer to investors, as well as to talk about the possible cooperation with Korea.

Journalists from Chinese radio CNR visited Ventspils

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 17:33

At the end of last week, 30 August, Ventspils Freeport Authority hosted a journalist form China National Radio (CNR) to become acquainted with Ventspils port and its cooperation with China as a part of One Belt One Road initiative.

Ventspils Freeport Authority is participating in WTC exhibition, conference and founding of the BRITA alliance

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 17:04

From June, 16-22 in Beijing, China, Ventspils Freeport Authority as a part of Minister of Transport Uldis Augulis delegation was participating in the international exhibition of transport and technology, conference World Transport Convention and the founding of Belt and Road International Transport Alliance (BRITA). Ventspils Freeport signed a memorandum with the structural unit LOGINK of Chinaā€™s Ministry of Transport.