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Sunday, 19.05.2013, 04:39
Today Katoen Natie, a Belgian company and one of the largest logistics firms in the world, opened a 25,000 square meters large warehouse complex for the management of goods to be directed to Russia and the CIS in Muuga, which, among other things, stands for the start of operations of Port of Tallinn Muuga industrial park, reported BC the Port of Tallinn.
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7th International Conference Black Sea Freight Market & Ports will take place at 22-24th of May 2013, Londonskaya Hotel, Odessa, Ukraine.
There are very many opportunities in Turkmenistan for Latvia, President Andris Berzins said closing his two-day official visit to Turkmenistan on Wednesday, reports LETA.
In the first four months of the year, compared to the same period last year, Latvian ports handled a total of 25.24 million tons of cargo, which was 6.9% less when compared to the same period last year, LETA/Nozare.lv was informed by the Latvian Port, Transit and Logistics Council.
Mersrags Port changed its cargo structure last year – reducing export cargo volumes, but increasing import cargo volumes. The port's total cargo turnover reached 443,700 tons last year, which was 8,500 tons more when compared to 2011, LETA was informed by the chief of the port, Janis Budreika.
Liepajas metalurgs potential investors could have the greatest interest in its subsidiary Liepajas osta LM, which has a stable business at the Port of Liepaja, reports LETA, referring to the newspaper Dienas Bizness.
Latvia and Turkmenistan can be proud of the fact that a more active political dialogue has increased interest in economic cooperation between both countries' businesspeople, Latvian President Andris Berzins pointed out during yesterday's official dinner hosted by Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, informs LETA.