Matches from Swedish Match
In the town of Tidaholm, Swedish Match produces 250 million matches each day. Two per cent of production remains in Sweden and the other 98 per cent is exported. The list of export countries includes Puerto...
The Gothenburg Port Authority Sustainability Report for 2017 – Sustainable Port – has now been published. Despite the labour disputes that have led to a fall in container volumes and affected the number...
The road to greener transport can be reached through collaboration with our customers. We offer a whole range of alternatives for shipping companies, freight owners and carriers that are seeking to achieve a more sustainable logistics system.
Take a look at the Port's history in pictures.
Over a hundred years ago, the first Swedish American line vessel set sail from Gothenburg. It was from here that the large ocean-going steamers departed for New York between 1915 and the mid-1970s. The historic Stigbergskajen is now being brought back to life, with ultramodern facilities and a name reminiscent of a bygone era – the America Cruise Terminal.Read more
Ro-ro operations at the Port of Gothenburg are looking bright, with sustained growth three years in succession. There has been an increase of 10 per cent over the past year alone, with the number of units...Read more
Sweden is a role model for the global shipping community, and other countries have a great deal to learn from the work being done by the Swedish shipping industry to reduce emissions. This is one of the findings in a new report – Decarbonising Maritime Transport: The Case of Sweden – where efforts aimed at bringing about a greener shipping sector in Sweden are described as a “success story”.Read more
A huge offshore accommodation module has been loaded at the outer port area. The eight-storey construction is currently standing on a barge awaiting transport to an oil rig in the North Sea. The object...Read more
The Port of Gothenburg has implemented what has amounted to a major surge in automation, governing large-scale pumping between terminals and refineries. The new system will ensure the terminals receive rapid, concise notification about when pumping can take place, and they can also see the exact cost on completion. The process will save both time and money.Read more
After almost eight years sailing under the flag of the Faroe Islands, the Furetank vessel Fure Nord reverted to sailing under the Swedish flag during a ceremony that took place whilst she was loading at...Read more
The Port of Gothenburg offer Scandinavia's widest range of services at sea.