The Latvian chain of DIY stores Depo DIY is embarking on further expansion into its southern neighbouring country Lithuania. It has already been operating a store in the port city of Klaipėda since December 2016. According to press reports, this location has an area of 25,000 m². Two further stores are still to be opened this year, in the capital city of Vilnius and in Panevezys. Reports state that an opening in Kaunas is planned for 2018. Depot DIY currently operates nine stores in Latvia, four of which are in Riga.