Klaipėda - your Maritime manufacturing port



It is home to the EU‘s most northerly ice-free port, providing unparalleled links between Scandinavia, the CEE and China. Klaipėda has strong traditions and talent in the Maritime sector, a fast and reliable business infrastructure, and competitive cost to quality ratio.

Being in a geographical heart of Europe makes Klaipėda a very well connected bridge between East and West.

   

Klaipėda delivers you the talent you need to grow

69%

people with higher education

Lithuanian Department of Statistics

Over ¼th

of students enrolled in innovation related studies – Science, Mathematics, Computing and Engineering-related fields

Ministry of Education and Science, 2017

80%

Klaipėda citizens speak at least one foreign language

Lithuanian Department of Statistics

Highest

ranked employee motivation Highest level in CEE countries

The IMD Talent Report, 2016

2nd

youngest city in Lithuania

Lithuanian Department of Statistics

Adaptive

programs acknowledged by foreign companies

Want a better style of living at a cost you can afford? Klaipėda is waiting for you.

Klaipėda cacthment area

841600

population in catchment area

19200

students in engineering manufacturing and electronics

43

higher schools with 200 programs in engineering, mechanics and electronics

   

A city with strong marine & manufacturing industry traditions

>270

companies in maritime sector in Klaipėda

13%

of the Klaipėda region labour pool works in the manufacturing sector

>58000

people working in companies related to maritime industry in Lithuania

 

#1

Lithuania - most attractive location for manufacturers in Europe and #2 in the world

Manufacturing Risk Institute 2018 by Cushman & Wakefield

Maritime Hub

with Klaipėda Port, Maritime Academy, Klaipėda University, KSTP and Marine Research Institute

Success story:

LNG-powered rail locomotive for internal logistics in the port, designed and produced in Klaipėda

Competent in

  • Customer support
  • Supply chain management
  • Finances & Accounting
  • IT Support
  • Marine related services
  • Transport management

Companies in this sector

Giving you room to grow and a great cost to quality ratio

The success of Western Shipyard is the product of both persistent work and the right conditions for the maritime engineering industry to develop - thanks to the appealing legal and taxation landscape, a fine-tuned employee training system, and a favourable stance of the city officials.

Arnoldas Šileika
CEO Western Shipyard, BLRT Group

Klaipėda FEZ

Setting up a business in Klaipėda is quick and straightforward!

Consisting of 412 ha of land dedicated to manufacturing plants, logistics, and business park development Klaipėda FEZ is internationally recognized.

1st

and most successful FEZ in the Baltic States

100+

companies

1st

place for Quick Launch Award

By fDi Markets 2017

16,5%

growth of revenue of Klaipėda FEZ-based enterprises

2017 FEZ data

Global

Free Economic Zone of the Year

2017 FDI Markets by Financial Times

Flex start

3 months to start your production