Substantial discount for LNG-powered ships in the Port of Gothenburg
Ships powered by liquefied natural gas, LNG, can expect a substantial reduction in the port tariff when they call at the Port of Gothenburg. The discount will come into effect in 2015 and will continue for four years. The aim is to induce more shipping companies to switch to cleaner fuel.
Grand Export Award winner ships via Gothenburg
Business Sweden's Grand Export Award 2014 has been presented to the design company Bolon, based in Western Sweden. The owners, Annica and Marie Eklund, were presented with the award by his Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf at a ceremony at Stockholm City Hall.