Enterprises on industries
Handlist of enterprises
Daugavpils in 19 th century
became an industrial city. Since the city was at the crossroads of
railways, there was a need to repair the rolling stock, as well
as to provide railway with all necessary goods. This was the
beginning of metalworking in Daugavpils. Today this industry
employs more then 3000 people.
produce grain, dairy and meat products. Despite its remoteness from the
sea, the production of fish is an important sector of the food
Production of chemical fibers and different products made of chemical fibers are among
traditional branches of industry. Clothing made in Daugavpils is
sold under the well-known trademarks.
During the last decade electronics, electronic cable assembly, printing and packaging industries
started to operate .
At the same time
some industries today are
in crisis: building materials, beverages and furniture
The city has about 80 manufacturing
plants. Daugavpils city Council would like
to thank the entrepreneurs and professionals of these companies
who have chosen this difficult and demanding sector of the
Daugavpils City Council