How the current situation in Russia is impacting on Swedish trade
Sanctions, embargoes and the threat of escalation. Relations between Russia and the EU are less than warm. Swedish trade has up to now been affected to a very limited extent but there is still cause for concern. "We don't know what the long-term consequences could be," said Mikael Johansson at Business Swe...
Tax discount for onshore power set to continue
The EU Commission has decided that the tax discount for ships that connect to an onshore power supply will be extended to 2020. This is a positive outcome for the Port of Gothenburg – back in 2000 it was the first port in the world to offer this solution to its customers.