The principal business branches of Aizkraukle municipality are: power engineering, woodworking, printing industry and agriculture.
Favourable geographical position and developed economic potential create image of perspective and growing municipality that could attract external and internal investors.
The most important resources for successful development in Aizkraukle are:
Population: 9283 (data to 01.01.2014)
for county 102.5 square km,
for city 11,5 square km.
Distance to Riga and International Airport: 90km
Lithuanian border – 60km;
Estonian border – 200 km;
Russian border – 200km
Distance to Latvian seaports:
Riga – 100 km;
Liepāja – 300km;
Ventspils – 280km