Strategic Location

Rezekne City and Rezekne Region Municipality is a region rich in industrial traditions successfully combining production potential, advantages of being an eastern border-region of Latvia and the European Union, human resources, long-term and stable cooperation traditions with neighbouring countries and rich cultural and historical heritage.

Rezekne Special Economic Zone – one of the most significant junctions of international transport arteries and railway lines in Latvia; it is related to all major resources of raw materials and markets in Russia, Belarus and other CIS countries. Rezekne Special Economic Zone was founded in 1997 to promote trade, develop industry and transportation, as well as export and import of goods through Latvia by attracting investments for development of manufacturing and infrastructure and creation of new work places. Companies registered in Rezekne Special Economic Zone can get both direct tax reductions (real estate tax, enterprise income tax) and indirect tax allowances by establishing free zones in the territory of Rezekne Special Economic Zone as well as by making investments.