Klaipeda Seaport

Klaipėda Seaport

 

a major warm-water Soviet port on the Baltic Sea and Kuršių Gulf.

Klaipėda seaport is the base port of Lithuanian sea shipping. It has the production and other facilities necessary to serve Soviet and foreign vessels. The port supplies ships with fuel and fresh water, as well as other material and technical assistance. Repairs can be carried out at Klaipeda. The port is also the base of a fishing fleet. Coal, petroleum, metals, cotton, and other exports pass through Klaipeda; the port receives imported goods for the national economy of the USSR.

V. V. PONIATOVSKII

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However, in terms of creating an investment environment, the Klaipeda Seaport has not done their homework.
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The Klaipeda seaport is certainly the fastest-growing port in the Baltic Sea region, it is an ice-free port, and when it comes to the ambitious project, which the government's Strategic Committee gave a green light to for seaport expansion and construction of an external seaport, if completed, competition from our brothers (Latvia) will be almost out of the question," Skvernelis emphasised.
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The prime minister reiterated that the LNG project is national in scope, while the Klaipeda Seaport as well as the company Klaipedos Nafta are both state-owned.
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