Food Industry in Latvia

KARAVELA LTD

General Information
Registration number: 
40003565747
Year of foundation: 
2001
Industry (NACE 2): 
MANUFACTURING
10 Manufacture of food products
10.2 Processing and preserving of fish, crustaceans and molluscs
10.20 Processing and preserving of fish, crustaceans and molluscs
Number of employees: 
201 - 500
Turnover (EUR):
40 000 001 - 50 000 000
2018
30 000 001 - 40 000 000
2017
Export volume (EUR):
30 000 001 - 50 000 000
2018
10 000 001 - 30 000 000
2017
Export countries: 
Azerbaijan
Czech Republic
Denmark
France
Kazakhstan
Sweden
United Kingdom
Certificates: 
MSC, BRC, IFS, Kosher
Head of the Company
Name, surname: 
Mr Andris Bite - Member of the Board
Contact Information
Address: 
Atlantijas iela 15, Rīga, LV-1015, Latvia
Phone: 
+371-67496400
E-mail: 
kaija [at] kaija [dot] lv
Contact persons' name, surname: 
Ms Sintija Skarstāne - Marketing, R&D Manager
Languages spoken : 
English
German
Latvian
Russian
Business Profile and Cooperation Interests
Business profile: 

KARAVELA is one of the biggest canned fi sh producers in Europe. The company continues to grow significantly and maintains plans for future development. Cans produced per year (2015): 43.3 million; fish processed for chilled fish products: 648t; cold-store capacity: 4 500t. Types of fi sh processed: mackerel, herring, sardines, salmon, sprats, tuna, others. The company’s structure includes an in-house R&D department (developing both original products and customers’ ideas).

Our product range is oriented toward niche products and flexibility. 

Current customers include some of the biggest supermarket chains in Europe: ICA, Axfood, Dansk Supermarked, Aldi UK, Aldi DE and others.

Member of association: The Union of Latvian Fish Processing Industry, Latvian Federation of Food Companies.

Target export countries: 
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Czech Republic
Estonia
France
Georgia
Germany
Hungary
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Lithuania
Moldova
Poland
Russia
Slovakia
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Ukraine
United Kingdom
United States of America
Uzbekistan
Cooperation interests: 
Interested in any kind of purchasing contacts for supermarket chains in Europe, USA, Canada, Mexico.
Looking for partners (agents, distributors) in markets such as China, UAE and South Korea.
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