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Tuesday, 05.05.2015, 05:10
In the first quarter of 2015, joint-stock Ventspils nafta subsidiary Ventspils nafta terminals transhipped 3.4 million tons of petroleum products, which is 1.3% less than in the first three months of the previous year, according to a company financial statement submitted to the ''Nasdaq'' Riga Stock Exchange, cites LETA.
Finnish fuel company Neste Oil has opened two new automatic gas stations in Riga, thus increasing its network of gas stations in Latvia to 64, the company informed LETA.
Belarusian oil products exporter Belorusskaya Neftyanaya Kompaniya (Belarus Oil Company, BNK) plans on opening gas stations in Latvia, according to the newspaper "Biznes Vesti", cites LETA.
JSC Russian Railways Logistics took 50% stake in Latvian rail freight company SIA Liepajas naftas tranzits (LNT) through its affiliated partner RZDL Multimodal B. V. LNT is a licensed freight forwarder and registered in accordance with the legislation of Latvia, reports BC the press service of Russian Railways Logistics.
Over six million clients filled up their gas tanks at Neste Latvija fuel stations in Latvia in 2014, the company, which is celebrating its 25th year in the Latvian market in 2015, informed LETA.
During March 2015, Lithuania's Klaipedos Nafta reloaded 354,000 tons of petroleum products into its storage tanks of oil terminal and Subacius fuel base (SFB), i.e. by 15.5% more compared to March 2014, when 306,000 tons were reloaded, informs LETA/ELTA.
JSC Ventspils nafta the holding company, made a loss of 5.28 million EUR in 2014 (2013 loss of 28.15 million EUR), largely as a result of a 9.67 million EUR impairment (2013: 47.32 million EUR) recognised in respect of VN’s investment in LatRosTrans Ltd., reports BC VN’s press service.