10/23/2014

Third-quarter rise in container traffic

Container traffic rose by two per cent during the third quarter compared with the corresponding period in 2013. Passenger and ro-ro traffic also increased although there was a fall in the shipment of cars and energy products.

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03/03/2014

Learn all about the ports of the world

Which are the world's largest container ports? Which are the largest ports in Europe in terms of tonnage? What has growth in volumes at the Port of Gothenburg been like from an historical perspective? All this has now been gathered on a new web service, 'Ports of the World in Figures', at www.portofgothenb...

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01/30/2014

Waste no waste

A new type of freight first made its appearance in Gothenburg almost a year ago. It comes in the form of plastic-covered bales not unlike the bales of hay seen out in the fields during the summer. But instead of hay it is an energy source from the UK originating from sorted waste.

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03/03/2014

Preem makes major investment in green diesel at the Port of Gothenburg

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Preem has decided to invest approximately 33,6 million euro to redevelop its refinery at the Port of Gothenburg. The investment will result in a doubling of production of diesel with renewable content – a fuel that is expected to replace fossil-based motor fuels more and more.

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01/30/2014

WWL working proactively to meet sulphur regulations

The introduction in 2015 of the new regulations governing sulphur emissions in marine fuel in the North Sea and the Baltic is rapidly approaching. At Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics they have opted to work proactively to meet the new conditions.

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02/20/2014

Campaign saved 120 tonnes of sulphur emissions

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The Port of Gothenburg's campaign for a cleaner shipping industry is continuing to bear fruit. During 2013, 49 vessels took part in the programme. In total, they saved 120 tonnes of sulphur emissions.

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01/30/2014

New website goes with the flow

What are the currents like in and around the fairways leading into the Port of Gothenburg? How high is the water? How salty is the water? All this and much more can be found on a new website – www.portofgothenburg.com/weather. Pilots, ships' officers and others can benefit from the information on the websi...

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01/30/2014

Shanghai Free Trade Zone brings new opportunities to Swedish industries

With the development of Shanghai Free Trade Zone in China, Swedish industries are facing new opportunities in the world’s biggest market. As Shanghai Port’s sister port, Port of Gothenburg currently has two direct calls every week between the countries

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01/30/2014

Unique land contamination survey

The Port of Gothenburg and the County Administrative Board have conducted an extensive land contamination survey at the Energy Port. This is the first time in Sweden that a port has carried out a survey of this nature.

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