Stena Line – a major exporter of forest products to Italy
Each year, the shipping company Stena Line transports large volumes of pulp and paper from Gothenburg to Italy. The pulp and paper are loaded onto trailers which are transported on Stena Line ships to Kiel. They are then transferred to rail trucks for onward transport to Verona in Italy.
Inland waterways could ease pressure on roads and railways
The EU rules for inland waterways have now also been introduced in Sweden. The rules will pave the way for more shipping and two Lake Vänern shipping companies have already begun collaborating to transport goods along the Göta Älv River and on Lake Vänern. In Europe, inland shipping, primarily on rivers, i...