Latvian Export Cluster

 

 

Latvian Export Cluster (LEC) is an initiative by the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) aimed at improving the competitiveness of economically active Latvian companies in foreign markets.

 

Objective - to encourage cooperation among businesses and research and knowledge transfer organisations in the field of export, increasing the competitiveness of businesses and the proportion of high added-value products and services in export, as well as innovation and development of new products.

 

The mission of the Latvian Export Cluster is to improve export and quality support tools in collaboration with other organisations to promote export capacities, sustainability and competitiveness of small and medium enterprises.

 

Vision - the Latvian Export Cluster is a key pillar for Latvian companies for entry into foreign markets and achievement of a higher level of quality management.

 

Key areas of activity:

  • Increasing competitiveness in international markets with a knowledge-based approach to export planning and strategy development and through justified and well-considered international marketing events;
  • Quality management solutions both in relation to the finished goods and the processes within the company at various stages of economic activity;
  • Improving the productivity to ensure higher competitiveness of the product/service;
  • Development of export companies in the field of Smart Specialisation that will provide products for export markets with higher added value.

 

 

 

Cluster has been awarded with the Bronze Label

of the European Cluster Excellence Initiative 

 

 

 

Contacts:

 

Contact person: Jānis Tilibs (janis.tilibs@chamber.lv)

Phone number: +371 26942631

Homepage: http://www.chamber.lv/en/exportcluster

E-mail: cluster@chamber.lv

Last update:    18-12-2018