Record number of visits by cruise ships to Gothenburg

Cruise tourism set a new record in Gothenburg this year. From April to October, 73 cruise ships visited Gothenburg, carrying 110,000 visitors. In total, cruise tourism generated around SEK 60 million in pure tourist revenue for the city.

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New rail track for cars at the Port of Gothenburg

The new rail track at Logent's car terminal at the Port of Gothenburg has now been completed. The track will provide the Swedish automotive industry with a rapid, cost-effective, climate-smart link to the largest port in Scandinavia.

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Chilli new DB Schenker Logistics customer at the Port of Gothenburg

The Port of Gothenburg is an ideal location to meet the logistics requirements of major import customers. That was the reason why interior design and furniture company Chilli AB has decided to move into the DB Schenker Logistics warehouse at Arendal.

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Volvo Ocean Race about to begin – Port of Gothenburg on site in Alicante

Eleven ports and 71,745 kilometres. On Saturday, the world's most demanding yacht race will begin in Alicante in Spain. The Port of Gothenburg is the official homecoming partner and port representatives will be at the starting line.

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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...

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Trial run with a 730-metre train to APM Terminals

The Swedish Transport Administration and APM Terminals are conducting trials with a 730-metre freight train. By the end of the year, the terminal will be able to receive 730-metre trains on a daily basis.

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What is it like to work as a ship's master?


Around 22,000 people in Gothenburg are dependent on the port directly or indirectly for their employment. But who are these people? What do they work with?

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Ro-ro company CLdN signs agreement with Logent

The ro-ro company CLdN has signed a ship and freight handling agreement with the car and ro-ro terminal Logent Ports & Terminals at the Port of Gothenburg. They will begin using the terminal on November 15.

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Environmental premium will reduce emissions at the port

The Port of Gothenburg will rework its port tarriff with effect from January 1, 2015. The aim is to contribute to a better environment by rewarding vessels that demonstrate a high level of environmental performance and which use LNG as a marine fuel.

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