Strategic Location

Rezekne is a city rich in industrial traditions successfully combining production potential, advantages of being an eastern border-city 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 Economical 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 Economical 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 Economical 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 Economical Zone as well as by making investments.