ABLV Bank – A Skilled Financial Partner for Trade and Export Companies

For more than 20 years, ABLV Bank has been providing expert financial advice and services to international trading companies throughout and beyond the Baltic region. As importing and exporting have increased in importance in the Baltic and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), so too has ABLV Bank increased its focus on supporting the business activities… Continue Reading

LIAA and Promoting Latvia to the World

LIAA and Promoting Latvia to the World

LIAA.  Only four letters.  No biggie.  Not so fast my friend.  Those four letters stand for one of the most important institutions in Latvia.  The Latvijas Investīciju un attīstības aģentūra or the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia in English has played a huge role in getting the word out on what perhaps the most… Continue Reading

6 really unusual products that come from Latvia

6 really unusual products that come from Latvia

What type of products is Latvia known for?  After doing a certain amount of  research online the conclusion is that Latvia is a small country without very big  natural resources and a strong industry, but that doesn’t mean  they don’t have anything to offer the world. Their products are very well known in Europe and… Continue Reading

This is the History of Exports and Trade in Latvia Over 5 Eras

This is the History of Exports and Trade in Latvia Over 5 Eras

With a gross domestic product of more than 23 billion euros in 2014, Latvia has begun to rebound from the devastating world economic crisis of 2007-2008. The small Baltic nation of 2 million people saw many working-age adults emigrate during the subsequent years of government-led austerity measures, but today’s indicators show its economy headed in… Continue Reading