Vidzeme Planning Region

Region is located in the northeastern part of Latvia, bordering Estonia and Russia. It is crossed by international transport lines connecting to Riga, Russia and Estonia. Educational institutions focus mainly on smart specialization, adapting to market requirements and offering jobseekers high level education.

  • 52% of jobseekers have a vocational or higher education.
  • Widely available (up to 10%) free labor resource.
  • Opportunities to receive discounts on land or premises rent in municipalities.
  • Opportunities in small counties - 25 largest companies are located in different municipalities.
  • Highly developed fields of wood processing, food processing, agriculture and IT.

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Latvia is a good location for companies from almost every sector. However, every sector comes with specific real estate requirements. Search through database to find real estate options that fit your business needs and get in touch with us for assistance.

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Key facts

Territory:

15 257,5 km2

Population:

183 938

Employment rate:

61.1%

Unemployment rate:

8%

Population density:

13 persons/km2

Population of the working age:

60.5%

Ethnic:

Latvians - 87.5%, Russians - 8.1%, Belarusians - 1.2%, other nationalities - 3.2%

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