Shipping and industry ready to invest in LNG
There is considerable interest in liquefied natural gas, LNG, in shipping and Swedish industry. This is revealed in a market screening conducted by Swedegas. New, stricter environmental stipulations for maritime fuel in Swedish waters from 2015, coupled with the need in industry to switch from oil, are the main reasons for changing to liquefied natural gas, LNG.
22,000 employed at the port in Gothenburg
A new study shows that the port in Gothenburg is one of the largest workplaces in the city. At least 22,000 people are employed at the port – 8,000 directly and 14,000 indirectly. In total, 320 companies have close links to port operations.