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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 Municipalā€™s 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 ā€œPobedaā€ 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.

Access road reconstruction going on in 15 objects this year

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 10:35
Project Access Roads to Terminals and Industrial Areas at the Freeport of Ventspils , which implementation was started in 2010 and will be completed by the end of this year, allowed not only to improve the infrastructure of port and industrial areas, but also made convenient environment for the inhabitants of the city.

Freeport of Ventspils represented in TRANSRUSSIA 2015

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 15:51
This week the largest and most comprehensive international transport, logistics and Supply Chain Management exhibition ā€žTransrussia 2015ā€ is taking place Moscow. Among more than 35 Latvian companies, Freeport of Ventspils is also be represented.

Cargo turnover of the Freeport of Ventspils in 2014 ā€“ 26.2 million tons

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 09:35
The Freeport of Ventspils has closed the year of 2014 with the cargo turnover of 26.2 million tons. The second half of the year was complicated for several terminals of the Freeport of Ventspils, and the forecasts for 2015 are wary.