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It is hoped to renew ferry traffic between Ventspils and Saaremaa Island in the season of 2019

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:17

On June 13, the delegacy of Saaremaa municipality and mayor Madis Kallas arrived in Ventspils Freeport Authority to discuss the progress made in restoring the ferry traffic and to agree on the further actions with the representatives of Ventspils municipality and Freeport. Both sides are willing to restore ferry service in the 2019 tourism season.

Ventspils Freeport Authority participated in an exhibition in China on transport and logistics

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 17:08

Last week, from 16 to 18 May, Ventspils Freeport Authority participated in one of the most significant events of Asian transport and logistics industry ‚Äď the exhibition Transport & Logistic China 2018 which took place in Shanghai, China.

The largest exhibition of transport and logistics services TransRussia 2018 has ended

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 17:49

The largest exhibition for transport and logistics services and technologies in Russia and former CIS countries TransRussia 2018 was held in Moscow between April 17 and 19. The delegation of Ventspils Freeport Authority and the representatives of the terminals operating in Ventspils also participated in this event.

Ventspils hosted entrepreneurs from Central Asian countries

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 16:57

On Tuesday 10 April, during the Latvia-Central Asia business forum, Ventspils hosted a delegation of entrepreneurs from Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

A new production line launched

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 14:43

Bucher Municipal has been operating in the Freeport of Ventspils Authority for 12 years and has rapidly expanded its volume of production. A few weeks ago, a new production line of compact municipal machine C201 was launched. This development has allowed to start completing the project Spirit implemented by the international Bucher Industries Group. 

The grain terminal has become versatile

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 09:27
After its modernisation, the Ventspils Grain Terminal, which has been operating in the Freeport of Ventspils for 12 years, has not only significantly increased its capacity but can now also handle and transfer a much larger range of agricultural products.

Ventspils - the gateway to Scandinavia

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 16:20
To strengthen its business position in Scandinavia, as well as to serve the rising demand, the company Stena Line ensures a ferry timetable that is more frequent and more adapted to client needs and it also provides a long-term growth-orientated solution with a new timetable.

Bucher Municipal opens two new assembly lines in Ventspils

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 15:15
Two new assembly lines were opened at Ventspils factory of the manufacturer of municipal vehicles Bucher Municipal. From now on new generation two- and four-cylinder street sweeping machines, which previously were manufactured at Butcher Municipal‚Äôs factories in the United Kingdom and Switzerland, will be manufactured in Ventspils.  

Russian confectionary POBEDA has started production in Latvia

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 13:08
Russian confectionary ‚ÄúPobeda‚ÄĚ officially announced the factory opening in Latvia, Ventspils. The ceremonial start of production took place on February 17, 2016. Pobeda is the first Russian confectionary starting production abroad.

Most extensive project regarding reconstruction and building of access roads of the Port of Ventspils is finished

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 11:27
Freeport of Ventspils Authority has finished the six years long project regarding reconstruction and building of access roads of the terminals of the Port of Ventspils and industrial zones. 48 sections of streets and squares of Ventspils at the total length of 28.7 kilometres and at the area of 14.6 hectares respectively have been re-built and restored. Nearly 36 million euro have been invested in the streets and squares of Ventspils within this project financed by the EU Cohesion Fund.