Facts about the business environment

There are 2300 registered companies in Liepaja

  • Sales and automotive industry – 493,
  • Manufacturing industry – 279,
  • Construction industry – 181,
  • Transportation and storage industry – 179.

Workplaces in companies registered in Liepaja

Year 2016 – 26 826 workplaces.

June of 2017 – 27 610 workplaces:

  • Manufacturing industry – 6271,
  • Sales and automotive industry – 3316,
  • Construction industry – 2656,
  • Transportation and storage industry – 2288.

Mean wage in Liepaja (gross)

Year 2016 – 660 EUR.

First half of 2017 – 700 EUR.

Mean wage in private companies with 50 and more employees (gross)

Year 2016 – 946 EUR.

First half of 2017 – 937 EUR.

TOP5 foreign investment countries

  • Cyprus
  • Sweden
  • Russia
  • Denmark
  • Ukraine  

Information was prepared in accordance with data available on July 2017.

Information for entrepreneurs

Mārtiņš Ābols
Head of the Development Department
Liepaja city municipality administration
Phone: (+371) 63 404 755
E-mail: martins.abols@liepaja.lv  

  • Updated:
  • 15th May, 2020