Liepaja Special Economic Zone Joint Stock Company "PIEMARE” was founded in 1992 and is one of the oldest stevedoring companies in the port of Liepaja. The company offers a full range of cargo handling, storage and forwarding services for dry bulk, general cargo, frozen goods and other. LSEZ JSC PIEMARE is the only company in the port of Liepaja, which offers all these services for frozen goods.
In 1998 the company was granted the status of Special Economic Zone. This allows to take the following advantages for the company:
- 5% corporate income tax rate,
- 80% - 100% discount of real estate tax.
In year 1999 LSEZ JSC PIEMARE obtained Free Zone certificate with the rights to use special custom control measures, which gives rise to indirect tax incentives, such as value added tax (VAT), customs duties and excise tax on oil products.
Considerable tax incentives allow to develop the company-owned territories. While the Free Zone status of a company provides favorable conditions for transit cargoes that comes to and from third countries (non EU).
At the beginning of year 2014 company joined the holding AGROLATS GROUP.
LSEZ JSC PIEMARE in the Port of Liepaja uses six berths - a trade channel of the 73rd to 76th (total berths length of 503 meters) and winter port 64th and 65th (total berths length of 299.6 meters). Berths are available for large storage areas above the 20 000 sq. m. area, including 3000 square meters closed storage. In the company area are the piers by the railway, which is connected by "Latvijas Dzelzceļš" major rails.
Our goal is the rational for and the cargo ship design as well as successful partnership with clients, taking care of customers requirements and offering them the most promising solutions.