New direction in agreement between the Port of Gothenburg and Stena Line

The Masthugget Terminal would be around well into the future and would be opened up to the people of Gothenburg and become an integral part of the urban landscape. The Sweden-Germany ferry service would be moved from Majnabbe to the outer areas of the port on Hisingen. This is the potential outcome of the new agreement that the Port of Gothenburg is hoping to reach with Stena Line.

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Interview with Ulrica Messing, new chairman of Gothenburg Port Authority

Minister for Gender Equality, Minister for Integration and Youth and – not least – Minister for Infrastructure. As well as senior consultant at the PR agency Prime, a member of a number of company boards and president of her own furniture company. The new chairman of Gothenburg Port Authority, Ulrica Messi...

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Major port protection exercise at the Port of Gothenburg

On April 24-26, the Swedish Armed Forces will carry out the 'Emerentia 15' exercise at the Port of Gothenburg. Some 700 military personnel will take part in the exercise. Day-to-day operations will not be affected although certain aspects of the exercise will be visible at the port.

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Where spring fashion comes to Sweden

Masses of jeans, silk scarves and the 1970s. At the moment the spring collections of the fashion houses are on the store shelves. Regardless of whether production takes place in Asia or Europe almost everything is transported by sea and these fashion flows pass mainly through the Port of Gothenburg.

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Gothenburg cruise season under way


The first cruise ship of the year will arrive at the Port of Gothenburg today, marking the start of the 2015 cruise season. A total of 52 ships carrying 100,000 passengers are due to visit Gothenburg in 2015.

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How it works: rail shuttles


More and more goods are transported by rail to and from the Port of Gothenburg. Today there are 25 rail shuttles with daily departures from the Port of Gothenburg to various towns and cities throughout Sweden and Norway. The rail shuttles provide Sweden's import and export companies with a rapid link to th...

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Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing first to Brazil

The fifth and to date most challenging leg of the Volvo Ocean Race has been completed. The leg was won by Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing.

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The port as a workplace – tour manager at Strömma Seascape Scandinavia


Around 22,000 people are directly or indirectly dependent on the port for their employment. But who are these people? And what do they work with? Maria Seljeseth is head of operations for the tour operator Strömma Seascape Scandinavia and over the years she has seen the industry undergo major changes.

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Stena Line launches world's first methanol-powered ship

Sustainable sea transport requires new solutions. Stena Line has opted to invest in the alternative fuel methanol. The world's first methanol-powered ship – Stena Germanica – has now been launched and will operate between Kiel and Gothenburg.

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