OUR TEAM WAS AWARDED THANKS FROM THE MAYOR OF ZARASAI CITY FOR EFFECTIVE BUSINESS SOLUTIONS AND THE PROMOTION OF ZARASAI REGION!
The mayor of Zarasai city – Nikolai Gusev, thanked us for effective business decisions, the promotion of Zarasai region and was glad that zarasai rapeseed oil was recognized as the winner of the country's annual competition "Lithuanian Product of the Year". Thank you for this kind and unexpected assessment! Excerpt from the press release of Zarasai district municipality: Nikolai Gusev, mayor of Zarasai district municipality, and Rimantas Jurevicius, deputy mayor, met with Aurimu Bagdanavicius, a well-known businessman in the district and country, in Zarasai. Mayor Nikolai Gusev welcomed the fact that every business developed in the district is an important and inseparable contribution to the growth and strengthening of zarasai region. The companies operating here are business ambassadors for our district at both national and international level. More recently, Zarasus has received a happy news. UAB "EKKO LT", operating in Zarasai, participated in the competition "Lithuanian Product of the Year". The main goal of this competition is to increase the competitiveness of high-quality Lithuanian products, to present and consolidate the country's industrial products, goods and services to the local or international consumer, by encouraging the choice of a quality Lithuanian product, thus developing the development of Lithuanian business. The competition was organized by the Ministry of Economy and Innovation and the Confederation of Lithuanian Industrialists. Organic rapeseed oil produced in this competition has been recognised as the product of 2021. Aušrine Armonaite, Minister of UAB "EKKO LT" and Vidmantas Janulevicius, President of the Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists, presented the Gold Medal. The gold medal-winning rape production company is located in Zarasai ward in Raudondvari. The company, focusing on the constant and reliable supply of products, produces officially certified organic products. All products produced by this company only from rapeseed grown in lithuanian fields. UAB "EKKO LT" adheres to the zero waste policy, none of the primary raw materials used are wasted or discarded. The advanced production process allows organically grown and cold-pressed rape seed to be processed into four products of the highest quality ready for consumption, retaining all the beneficial nutritional properties of rape seed. The production process ensures that this is done without any harm to nature. The company's strict standards for the selection and production of raw materials allow to offer consumers the highest quality organic product. The company uses only local raw material , extremely high quality rape seed, which is grown on constantly supervised organic farms in the country. More than 70 percent of the company's products are exported to foreign markets. From Zarasai, the production travels a lot to Scandinavia, as well as other European countries, and reaches Asian countries as well. Mayor Nikolai Gusev thanked the head of the company Aurimui Bagdanavicius for effective business decisions, the promotion of Zarasai region and was pleased that zarasai rapeseed oil was recognized as the winner of the country's annual competition "Lithuanian Product of the Year". With Aurimu Bagdanavicius, Mayor Nikolai Gusev, Deputy Mayor Rimantas Jurevicius discussed the company's performance and discussed future visions.