29 March 2012, Thursday, 18:32

Light industry of Lithuania will be presented in Ufa

author: Lubov Kolokolova

Business delegation from Lithuania is expected by Trade-Industry Chamber RB in Ufa on April 17.

The press-service of Trade-Industry Chamber RB reports Lithuanian companies intend to present the sphere of light industry here, offering the following directions: fashionable clothes for men, women and children, outerwear, underwear, textile wares, made of cotton and flax, synthetics and accessories.

Light industry is considered one of the leading branches of industry in Lithuania, holding the first place by the number of people, working in this sphere, and the second by production volumes. In the course of several last years the share of light industry in economics of Lithuania remains stably high. Light industry enterprises manufacture about 10% of the whole national gross internal product. Even taking some existing problems into account, many experts consider this branch rapidly developing and competitive in Lithuania. European companies book Lithuanian enterprises, actively investing in modern technologies and equipment here.