Transit and Logistics in Latvia


Noord Natie Ventspils Terminals LTD

General Information
Registration number: 
Year of foundation: 
Industry (NACE 2): 
52 Warehousing and support activities for transportation
52.2 Support activities for transportation
52.24 Cargo handling
Number of employees: 
101 - 200
Turnover (EUR):
3 000 001 - 4 000 000
4 000 001 - 5 000 000
Export volume (EUR):
No data
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ISO 9001:2000
Head of the Company
Name, surname: 
Mr Aivars Gobiņš - Member of the Board
Contact Information
Plosta iela 7, Ventspils, LV-3601, Latvia
nnvt [at]
Contact persons' name, surname: 
Mr Aivars Gobiņš - Member of the Board
Languages spoken : 
Business Profile and Cooperation Interests
Business profile: 

The company “Noord Natie Ventspils Terminals” offers its terminal for the organization of cargo handling through Latvia. NNVT is the most modern terminal for handling and storage of general cargo, containers and Ro-Ro cargo in the Baltic region.

Terminal successfully provides handling of:

  • Container cargo, including reefer containers;
  • Ferry cargo- heavy wheel technology, cars, equipment etc.;
  • Heavy lifts with no dimension limits; 
  • General cargo in any package including cargo that requires permission of veterinary service; 
  • Cargo in bags, for which the Terminal provides covered storage in warehouses; 
  • Bulk cargo with any specific weight.

NNVT works currently with two ferry lines: “VENTSPILS- TRAVEMUNDE (GER)”, one ferry is ensuring 2 shipcalls per week according to the schedule; “VENTSPILS- NYNASHAMN (SWE)”, one ferry is ensuring 5 shipcalls per week. “LUBECK (GER)- VENTSPILS- ST.PETERSBURG (RU)”, one ferry is ensuring 2 shipcalls per week according to the schedule; “ST.PETERSBURG (RU)- VENTSPILS- LUBECK (GER)”, one ferry is ensuring 2 shipcalls per week according to the schedule.  

NNVT services: 

  • All stevedoring operations; 
  • Open storage- 120 000 m2 (including separate secured places for cars);
  • Covered storage - 5200 m2 (with further expansion up to 7200 square meters);
  • Handling of containers;
  • Cargo distribution; 
  • Intermodal solutions; 
  • Handling of reefer containers - 100 plugs, amount of which can be increased in case of necessity in short period of time.

NNVT technical capacity: at the moment the area of the terminal is 30 ha. In the nearest future it is planned to expand up to 38 ha. NNVT berths can accept practically any ship: No.17 - length 220 m, depth 8 m, with Ro-Ro ramp; No.16 - length 256 m, depth 14.2 m, with Ro-Ro ramp; No.16A - length 139 m, depth 14.2 m; No.15 - length 299 m, depth 14.2 m; No.14 - length 140 m, depth 14.2 m.  

Technical equipment: 

  • Rail-mounted crane with 35t lifting capacity and maximum outreach 45m; 
  • Mobile crane Gottwald with 100t lifting capacity and maximum outreach 44m; 
  • Container crane with 60t lifting capacity and maximum outreach 37m.   Terminal is equipped with modern mobile loading equipment: Forklifts with 1.75-25 t lifting capacity, reach stackers, terminal tractors, roll trailers, train tractors, etc.  

Near by located CUSTOMS and Veterinary Surveilance offices allow fast cargo documentation execution. Good road and railway connections - also for extra large dimention cargos.  

Cooperation interests: 

NNVT is interested in cooperation with container shipping lines and other transportation enterprises, to provide the possibilities of the terminal for high quality, acuracy and speed transportation of any cargo.