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Ventspils - the gateway to Scandinavia

Ventspils - the gateway to Scandinavia
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

Bucher Municipal opens two new assembly lines in Ventspils
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

Russian confectionary POBEDA has started production in Latvia
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

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

Access road reconstruction going on in 15 objects this year
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

Freeport of Ventspils represented in TRANSRUSSIA 2015
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

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

Froli Baltic increases productivity slowly, but persistently

Froli Baltic increases productivity slowly, but persistently
Froli Baltic Company increases the volume of production and invests in the production unit. Along with the installation of a powerful, energy efficient ventilation system and heat pumps, the environment and convenience of employees have been taken care of as well.

Cargo turnover in Freeport of Ventspils reached 19 million tonnes

Cargo turnover in Freeport of Ventspils reached 19 million tonnes
During the first eight months of 2014, the cargo turnover at the Ventspils Freeport has reached 19 million tonnes,- as it was reported by Mr Aivars Lembergs, the Chairman of the Board at the Freeport of Ventspils.