WE ARE THE ONES WHO SHIP FOREST PRODUCTS
At the Port of Gothenburg you have a wider choice of shipping lines than at any other port in Scandinavia. Here you can acquaint yourself with a number of the companies that are ready and waiting to ship your forest products from Gothenburg to destinations far and wide.
WE TAILOR SOLUTIONS BASED ON CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS
SCI's vessels depart every three weeks from Gothenburg. The transit time to Jeddah is just 11 days. It takes approximately 20 days to India.
JOHANNA FORSLUND, EXPORT MANAGER
"We are the only container company to offer direct departures from Sweden to India."
The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd, SCI, is a shipping company owned by the Indian government. Freightman AB is the company's agent in Sweden.
"Freightman has been working with India since 1966. Apart from the actual transport, we assist with contact with the authorities and other parties to ensure that the shipping process is as smooth as possible for our customers."
Ports that are visited regularly on the route are Mundra, Nhava Sheva (Mumbai), Colombo and Salalah (Oman). On the journey to India there is also the possibility of making extra stops at a number of ports in North Africa and the Middle East, including Jeddah and Hodeidah. The transit time to Jeddah is just 11 days and to India approximately 20 days.
"We are extremely flexible and we tailor the transport to suit the customer's needs."
SCI's vessels depart from Gothenburg approximately once every three weeks.
"A major plus is the quick and convenient transport from the Indian ports to inland destinations throughout the whole country. We can also offer rapid feeder solutions via Colombo to Chittagong (Bangladesh) Chennai, Calcutta and other ports in southern and eastern India."