Premiere for new service to Asia

A new direct service between Sweden and Asia is due to commence tomorrow, operated by the G6 Alliance. Ships will call at APM Terminals, the container terminal at the Port of Gothenburg, once a week.

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New ro-ro service for cars to Gothenburg

Starting in April 2014, the Belgian shipping company EML NV's ro-ro service, carrying Renault and Nissan cars, will operate via Logent Ports & Terminals at the Port of Gothenburg. Two smaller vessels will operate on the Zeebrügge-Esbjerg-Gothenburg -Drammen-Tyne route and will call at Gothenburg every five...

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The work of a ship's agent


Ship's agent Ingela Berntson, who works at GAC Sweden, is one of 22,000 people in Gothenburg whose job is directly or indirectly dependent on the port. What is a typical day for her? Can anything be called a typical day? PortGotNews called her with a few questions.

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Älvsborg RORO AB changes name to Gothenburg RORO Terminal

Gothenburg RORO Terminal has been the name since April 4, 2014 of the terminal at the Port of Gothenburg that was previously known as Älvsborg RORO. The change of name has taken place to put the terminal on the map and show the customers exactly the market it provides access to.

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Port of Gothenburg – with the right to export to the USA

The Port of Gothenburg is the only port in Sweden that has been approved to export containers directly to the USA. The security stipulations are extremely strict and special CSI classification is required. Only a small number of ports throughout the world have been granted this classification.

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First cruise ship in the port – start of new record-breaking season


On Sunday, April 6, a faithful cruise guest made her way to Frihamnen in Gothenburg. The arrival of the German cruise ship AIDAcara will mark the start of this year's cruise season. A total of 73 cruise ships, carrying 120,000 passengers, will visit Gothenburg this year – a new record.

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Load out of the ordinary

It happens from time to time that a load that is out of the ordinary is shipped via the Port of Gothenburg. This could be in the form of a helicopter, a train or even a space shuttle. In the middle of March, a train passed through the port destined for Dammam in Saudi Arabia.

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New Master Plan marks out the future at the Port of Gothenburg

More and larger terminal areas with a major investment in further land earmarked for warehousing and logistics. These are the focal points in the Master Plan through to 2035 recently adopted by the Port of Gothenburg.

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Gothenburg best logistics location in Sweden

For the 13th year in succession, Gothenburg has been named the best logistics location in Sweden by the industry journal Intelligent Logistik. The deciding factors are that it has the largest port in the Nordic Region for both imports and exports, direct deep-sea services and around 25 rail shuttles that l...

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