The President of Latvia pays a visit to JSC Valmieras stikla šķiedra

13. June, 2016

On the 10th of June of this year, the President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis, as part of his working visit in Valmiera, met with the management of JSC Valmieras stikla šķiedra, became acquainted with the company and its production processes and also discussed the economic situation, in the industrial and manufacturing sectors in particular.

During the visit, the President accentuated the substantial contribution of JSC Valmieras stikla šķiedra  not only to the development of the City of Valmiera and the region but also to the national economy, taking into account that the company provides more than 1,000 jobs and is the largest taxpayer and manufacturer of export products in Vidzeme.

Furthermore, the President appreciated the successful introduction of innovations in the production process, which enables the company to produce high-value-added export products, and wished the company continue on with “..the successful implementation of planned development ideas, attracting local people and resources!”.