New location will facilitate movement of Sweden’s exports to U.S.
Atlanta, June 3, 2019 – Dachser Air & Sea Logistics launches of an office for air and sea freight in Gothenburg, Sweden, which has the largest export harbor in Northern Europe. Sweden’s top exports include machinery and automobiles.
“Dachser Air & Sea Logistics Sweden is a further investment in our global air and sea freight network and a way to build up our position in the Scandinavian market,” says Jochen Müller, COO, Air & Sea Logistics. Up until now, Dachser has had branch offices for air and sea freight in Denmark and Finland. “Our new office in Gothenburg offers Swedish customers access to global markets via Dachser,” Müller adds. The service portfolio comprises all global air, sea, and rail services as well as customs clearance and warehousing.
Dachser has eight employees at the new location in Gothenburg, and plans to to grow that number to 20 seasoned professionals. Gothenburg is the second-largest city in Sweden and has the largest export harbor in northern Europe. The city is located on one of the most important north-south road connections for Sweden and Norway.
Working together with the Swedish overland transport organization, which has four offices in Sweden, Dachser can now offer its existing and potential customers the full portfolio of multimodal logistics services.
“In the long run, interlocking with our overland transport activities will make us a strong service provider in Scandinavia and put us in a position to offer customers all our services,” said Anna Bergdahl, Country Manager, Dachser Air & Sea Logistics Sweden.
Dachser Air & Sea Logistics opened a branch office in Kolding, Denmark in 2018. In Denmark, Dachser Air & Sea Logistics has offices in Copenhagen and Kolding; in Finland, it has offices in Helsinki and three further locations.