The Port of Riga signed the declaration during the 'The 13th China (Shenzhen) International Logistics and Transportation Fair' in the Chinese port city of Shenzhen.

During the exhibition a meeting with the representatives of the Port of Shenzhen was held and within the framework of the 'Forum of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road and the 7th Shenzhen World Port Chain Strategy', along with other European ports, such as the ports of Rotterdam, Barcelona and Hamburg, signed the 3rd Shenzhen Declaration.

This declaration aims to enhance port collaboration as far as implementation of digital solutions, storage, use and processing of big data are concerned.