10/15/2014

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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03/08/2013

North Sea RoRo withdraws UK service

Shipping line North Sea RoRo is discontinuing operations between Gothenburg and the UK. The final sailing from the Port of Gothenburg will be on March 9.

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03/01/2013

Ports work together on cleaner fuels for shipping

The shipping industry is showing increased interest in the use of LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) as a fuel for vessels. It is generally expected that by 2015 a number of progressive shipping lines will lead the way and will have LNG-powered vessels in their fleet, presenting a challenge for Ports around the w...

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03/07/2013

Award in Poland for new structure

The Port of Gothenburg has been presented with the "Baltic Trendsetters Club" award for the structural changes made at the Port of Gothenburg. The award is presented by the international Baltic Transport Journal to companies that have demonstrated what they can achieve on the market.

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02/11/2013

Gothenburg – the best logistics location in Sweden

Gothenburg came out top in a survey of the best logistics locations in Sweden run by a leading Swedish trade journal. A highly efficient infrastructure and short distances between port and storage are just some of the factors that have contributed to the accolade.

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03/01/2013

Port of Gothenburg the transport hub for freight to Norway

Container line MacAndrews is continuing to focus on the Port of Gothenburg as a transhipment hub for the Norwegian market. Each year, they transport large amounts of containers by rail to Norway.

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02/11/2013

Railfreight an environmentally smart alternative

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The rail shuttle system is continuing to produce results. During the past year, five new routes were added and the proportion of freight transported by rail has increased. During 2013, there will be an even greater focus on the Norrland Region.

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03/01/2013

Reconstruction of 900 meters of quay in container terminal

The Port of Gothenburg is reconstructing 900 metres of quay at the container terminal. The quay is being rebuilt to become stronger and to cope with future expansion.

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02/11/2013

New terminal for liquefied natural gas

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In two years, LNG, liquefied natural gas, will be available at the Port of Gothenburg. The terminal will be a vital piece in the puzzle for shipping lines and companies looking to invest in an environmentally adapted fuel.

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