Karlshamn frequent port for Grieg Star Shipping on schedule to USA and Mexico

16. 01. 28

As from February 2016 Grieg Star will call 1-2 ports of three in Sweden monthly, where Karlshamn is one,

on its Atlantic Trade to/from the USEC (Baltimore, Wilmington NC, Savannah, Port Canaveral),

the US Gulf (Houston and Mobile) as well as Altamira in Mexico.

“This service enhancement strengthens Grieg Star’s presence in the Baltic. After the

successful introduction of regular monthly calls to Poland (Gdynia) 3 years ago, we are

now looking forward to introduce our unique product and direct service to Swedish

shippers of project and breakbulk cargo”, says Gerrit Hartmann, Commercial Director,

Grieg Star in Gothenburg. “In addition to our itinerary ports, we will also consider other

ports in the Baltic area, such as in Denmark and on the German East Coast, sub sufficient

inducement cargo”.

For enquiries, please contact: Grieg Star, Gothenburg: Tel +46 31 339 55 00, E-mail


Grieg Star is a fully integrated shipping company and owner of one of the world’s largest

open hatch fleets.

Our project cargo department in Gothenburg is focusing on the Energy segment (Power

Generators and Turbines), Wind energy equipment, Oil & Gas Equipment, Cable reels,

Boats/Yachts, Cranes and other Breakbulk cargo as well as Shipper's Own Containers

and a wide range of rolling stock, such as Agriculture and Construction Equipment, Mining

Equipment and other cargo for the Automotive industry.


For more information regarding Sweden service, please contact Grieg Star Shipping AB, Gothenburg.