Latvia is historically known as the producer of fish products due to its geographical location – 498 km coastal area and ancient fishing traditions.
The JSC ” Ventspils zivju konservu kombināts ” is situated in the NW part of Latvia near the Baltic Sea, in the ice-free port of Ventspils, which is a beneficial  place for the fish-processing industry.
The company is one of the largest amongst the companies of the city of Ventspils and Kurzeme region, which employs a substantial number of employees (on 31/12/2013  - 450), one of the biggest social taxpayers in Latvia.