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Thursday, 30.03.2017, 09:45
The amounts of Latvia's exports and imports were both smaller than those of Lithuania and Estonia in January 2017, while Estonia reported the widest trade gap among the Baltic states, according to the Central Statistical Bureau's data.
Keyword tags: Analytics, Baltic Export, Statistics
Broader export opportunities are opening up for Lithuanian meat processors in the wake of Brazil's spoiled meat and corruption scandal involving two large international companies, JBS and BRF, and several tens of smaller market players, reported LETA/BNS according to the business daily Verslo Zinios.
Danish-owned Baltic Agro plans to route all grain purchased from Lithuanian farmers, around 500,000 tons, via Klaipeda starting with this year's season, LETA/BNS reported according to the daily Lietuvos Zinios.
Latvia’s 3D display manufacturer LightSpace Technologies has opened its 3D image display technology demonstration office in Silicon Valley, San Jose, US, the company’s representatives reported.
Rokiskio Suris, a leading Lithuanian dairy group, this week is launching lactose exports to China in what will be the second shipment of dairy products from Lithuania after Vilkyskiu Pienine in mid-January exported some mozzarella to the Asian country, reports LETA/BNS.
n January this year, beer production in Latvia rose 33.77% from the same period of the previous year to 6.363 mln liters, the Excise Goods Administration of the State Revenue Service reported LETA.
Estonia's agricultural exports fell across the board last year, declining by approximately 8% in all, and continued to be dominated by non-value added products, writes LETA/BNS.
Latvian pharmaceutical company Olainfarm may start exports to Turkey before the end of this year, Olainfarm board member Salvis Lapins said LETA.
Lithuania's KG Group, which is controlled by Tautvydas Barstys, is set to invest 10 million euros in its two companies in Belarus after securing a working capital loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), reports LETA/BNS.
Lithuanian laser manufacturers Ekspla and Sviesos Konversija (Light Conversion) have produced Sylos, a 4-million-euro laser system that is the first of its kind in Lithuania and one of the most powerful ones in the world, reports LETA/BNS.
Lithuania's refrigerator manufacturer Snaige, which is part of Russia's Polair group, last year netted 1.207 mln euros in unaudited consolidated profit, up by a factor of 2.7, from 444,900 euros, in 2015, writes LETA/BNS.
Global aviation training provider, BAA Training, has recently expanded its list of aviation approvals by receiving a certificate from the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI). According to the document, BAA Training complies with Israel Aviation Authority’s regulations and is empowered to operate as an Approved Training organization providing an Embraer 190 type rating course for Israeli pilots.
The listed Finnish meat group HKScan is to increase exports from its Rakvere meatpacking factory in northern Estonia to New Zealand to 100 tons a month.
The Estonian software company Helmes has won a framework tender for information systems development of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, reports LETA/BNS.