Port of Gothenburg freight volumes – Q3 report October 2018

Press Releases   •   Oct 30, 2018 16:10 GMT

Freight volumes passing through the Port of Gothenburg during the year to date are as follows. Container traffic is up 20% compared with the preceding year, and energy product flows remain consistently strong. New car figures rose by 4% but now appear to be levelling off, albeit at a high level.

Marked recovery in container volumes at the Port of Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Aug 22, 2018 12:51 BST

During the first six months of this year, container volumes at the Port of Gothenburg rose by 19 per cent, from 318,000 to 378,000 TEUs. The number of cars and intra-European ro-ro* units shipped increased by ten and four per cent respectively, whilst the energy segment fell by three per cent. The figures are taken from the Port of Gothenburg’s recently published mid-year volume report.

Gothenburg Port Authority extends and renews port tariff discounts for environmentally friendly vessels

Press Releases   •   Jun 29, 2018 12:33 BST

In 2015, the Port of Gothenburg introduced an environmental discount on the port tariff in an effort to increase the number of calls by ships running on liquefied natural gas (LNG). The Gothenburg Port Authority is now set to extend the discount period and is already outlining a renewed environmental discount.

Gas supplier named for new LNG facility at the Port of Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Jun 01, 2018 12:34 BST

Swedegas, which is currently constructing a permanent LNG facility at the Port of Gothenburg Energy Port, has entered into an agreement with a gas supplier for the facility, which will to become operational in August.

Port of Gothenburg presents Q1 freight figures

Press Releases   •   May 09, 2018 12:16 BST

Container volumes rose by three per cent during the first quarter of the year, up from 184,000 to 188,000 TEU. The number of cars shipped rose by 20 per cent, whilst intra-European ro-ro units and energy products increased by five and three per cent respectively. The figures are taken from the Port of Gothenburg’s recently published Q1 volume report.

Official opening of new combi terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Feb 08, 2018 09:26 GMT

On Wednesday, the Arken Combi Terminal at the Port of Gothenburg was officially opened. Freight can now switch between road, rail and sea at the quayside, and can do so much more efficiently than before. The new terminal will result in higher freight capacity, improved transport efficiency, and cleaner air.

哥德堡港:液化天然气岸上加油项目破土动工

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2018 13:01 GMT

日前,哥德堡港液化天然气岸上加油项目在哥德堡港能源码头正式破土动工,工程预计将在年内完成并全面投入使用。届时,挂靠哥德堡港的船只将能够更加便利地使用清洁、环保的液化天然气船用燃料。

Construction of land-based LNG facility under way at the Port of Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 07:27 GMT

Construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility is now under way at the Port of Gothenburg. The facility will open up new opportunities for LNG-fuelled ships that call at the Gothenburg Energy Port. It will become fully operational during 2018.

Breakthrough for liquefied natural gas at the Port of Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Oct 27, 2017 17:08 BST

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has arrived at the Port of Gothenburg and is set to stay. The first bunkering of a ship with LNG whilst it was loading took place on Friday. Less than a month ago, we saw the very first ship-to-ship bunkering of LNG at the quayside.

No tariff increases at the Port of Gothenburg for the third year in succession

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2017 13:15 BST

Gothenburg Port Authority has opted to keep the Port Tariff unchanged for the third year in succession. The charges for 2018 will thus be on the same level as 2015.

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About Port of Gothenburg

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Fact file: Port of Gothenburg
The Port of Gothenburg is the largest port in the Nordic region. One-third of Swedish foreign trade passes through the Port of Gothenburg as well as half of all container traffic.

The Port of Gothenburg is the only port in Sweden with the capacity to receive the world's largest container vessels and has the broadest range of shipping routes within and outside Europe. The 25 rail shuttles that depart each day mean that companies throughout Sweden and Norway have a direct, environmentally smart link to the largest port in the Nordic region. The Port of Gothenburg has terminals for oil, cars, ro-ro, containers and passengers.