The Republic of Latvia has joined the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), bringing the total number of Member States of the Organisation to 183.

In accordance with Article 35 of the 1928 Paris Convention relating to International Exhibitions, the Government of the Republic of Latvia submitted the instruments for accession to the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 31 January 2024. France, as the depository for the Convention notified the Secretariat of the BIE that the Republic of Latvia has adhered to the Convention.

Latvia is an active participant in World Expos and Specialised Expos, notably receiving silver awards for its pavilions at Specialised Expo 2012 Yeosu and World Expo 2020 Dubai. In order to strengthen its involvement in Expos, the Republic of Latvia joined the BIE in 2024.