In the Body Shop store on Oxford Street, London, the exclusive packaging materials are made of Swedish paper from BillerudKorsnäs.
Timber agent and export company Forssell Timber supplies large volumes of sawn timber to Japan. Product stipulations are strict – the timber must be of the right quality, exactly the right length and arrive on time. “If you succeed in living up to the high expectations, there is every chance of success,” said owner and chairman Peter Forssell.
Whilst trade to Asia and the Middle East is containerised almost entirely, it is considerably more common for freight bound for North Africa to be handled as mixed cargo. But it looks as if the trend is about to turn. We called Magnus Grimhed at container shipping specialists Seago Line to hear how he views the market.Read more
APM Terminals, the container terminal at the Port of Gothenburg, has switched its operating system to Navis, which is used by 70 per cent of the world’s container terminals. Once the system has been fully implemented, operating efficiency at the terminal will improve significantly.Read more
Plans are in place to move the intermodal freight terminal currently located in the central city of Gothenburg to the Port of Gothenburg. The switch will allow a higher proportion of transport by rail instead of road.Read more
A new road is due to be built beside the Port of Gothenburg. The new route, Halvors länk, will make it easier for freight transport to reach the Port of Gothenburg and the new Port of Gothenburg Logistics...Read more
The Gothenburg Port Authority owns land in two sections of the new logistics park and is in a position to offer 440,000 square metres of storage space in close proximity to the sea. Construction can take...Read more
Gothenburg is the pre-eminent location for a distribution centre in Scandinavia, particularly for import companies with large volumes passing through the Port of Gothenburg. This was revealed in a newRead more
The Port of Gothenburg offer Scandinavia's widest range of services at sea.