The COFCO Plaza shopping mall in Beijing specialises in luxury brands. Among the product range: beds from Hästens Sängar in Sweden.
When the Suez Canal was excavated 150 years ago, it shortened the travelling distance between Asia and Europe by a third. By taking a shortcut via the Arctic Ocean, known as the Northeast Passage, the distance could be reduced by a third again. But is the Northeast Passage a viable option or simply a dream?
There has been a sharp rise in the number of cars exported and imported via the Port of Gothenburg. From January to June, 121,000 cars were handled, up 29 per cent on the same period last year. Ro-ro volumes have also risen, although container freight is down slightly.Read more
Tomorrow, a milestone will be reached in the greening process that is taking place at the Port of Gothenburg. M/T Ternsund will bunker natural gas at the entrance to the port. This is the first time ever in Sweden that a tanker will bunker this substantially cleaner marine fuel.Read more
Swedish Orient Line, SOL, is about to add a fifth weekly sailing from Gothenburg to Zeebrugge, departing on Tuesday evening. The change will also open up new import potential from Finland and Germany.Read more
Volvo car sales worldwide have reached record levels – and several of its bestsellers are produced in Gothenburg. As a result, the number of cars shipped via the Port of Gothenburg has doubled during the...Read more
Starting in July, the Port of Gothenburg will be the new port of entry for Mazda cars imported into Sweden. All cars destined for the Swedish market will now reach their owners via the largest port inRead more
Karlshamn is set to acquire a rail shuttle that will link the industrial base of south-east Sweden with the Port of Gothenburg and the world. The shuttle will be operated in collaboration with SCT Transport,...Read more
The Port of Gothenburg offer Scandinavia's widest range of services at sea.