ABLV Bank is one of the best Latvian exporters

Riga, Latvia, October 23, 2015, 14:00 / Banking

At the awarding ceremony on 22 October 2015, the Red Jackets movement that supports exporters in the Palladium concert hall nominated 25 best Latvian exporters, and ABLV Bank was nominated among them.

In order to identify the names of best exporters, an export advisory company Gateway Baltic in cooperation with a financial consultant BDO and a marketing agency DDB Latvia examined 1 300 exporters’ performance indicators whose annual export turnover exceeds 1 million euros. Within the research, 100 best Latvian exporters were determined and the panel of experts named 25 best brands.

The Red Jackets title and a symbolic red jacket made by One Wolf were given to ABLV Bank, Aerodium Technologies, Baltic Block, Balticovo, BTA, Daiļrade Koks, DPA, Groglass, Karavela, Komforts. The following companies: Laflora, Latfood, Lattelecom Technology, Mežroze, Mikrotīkls, Nordic Plast, NPK Expert', Olainfarm, Polipaks, poultry farm Ķekava, Rīgas piena kombināts, Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte, Smartlynx Airlines, Staļi and Wenden Furniture also got the award.

At the awarding ceremony the state secretary of the Ministry of Economics Ringolds Beinarovičs noted that export has always been and will remain a driving force to develop economy.

The awarding ceremony took place on 22 October in the Palladium concert hall. The best exporters received the Red Jacket title and a symbolic red jacket.

The Red Jackets movement was established by like-minded people who take care of Latvian export and the image of the country abroad. Among partners and friends there are state and non-state organisations, such as Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Employers' Confederation of Latvia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Latvian Institute and others.

Ilmārs Jargans
Head of Public Relations Department
+371 6777 5296
ilmars.jargans@ablv.com