Sweden – an excellent logistic hub for northern Europe
The fast growing Stockholm region is the epicenter of one of Northern Europe’s most important logistic hub. All major Scandinavian destinations can be reached within 2 hours by air and 24-hour distribution is possible throughout the entire Baltic Sea region. This makes it the best location for deliveries to Scandinavia and the Baltic region.
The Gothenburg region is an important import and export hub, with a sustainably oriented infrastructure. The port of Gothenburg is the largest in Scandinavia and 30 percent of all Swedish foreign trade passes through the port of Gothenburg. From Göteborg Landvetter Airport all major European capitals are no more than two hours away. 70 percent of Scandinavia's total industrial capacity is located within 500 km radius of the Gothenburg region.
#3 in the leading logistics infrastructure index
Swedish e-commerce has increased in recent years
Largest exporter in Scandinavia
Largest market, economy, population and exporter in the Nordics
All major cities in Sweden, Denmark and Norway are accessible by air or road transport from Sweden in less than 12 hours, making Sweden the preferred choice when companies consolidate distribution and warehousing activities in Northern Europe to one central location.
Sweden is the largest market with the largest economy and population in the Nordic region. It is a well-established test-bed market with an internet- and tech savvy growing population with high disposable income and a strong appetite for international brands. In recent years there’s been a continuous strong development in e-commerce.
Sweden is also the largest exporter in Scandinavia and Swedish industry is export driven. The industrial sector is dominated by groups such as ABB, AstraZeneca, Electrolux, Ericsson, GE Healthcare, H&M, Ikea, Saab, Sandvik, Scania and Volvo.
Sweden’s main manufacturing activities and most important export goods are vehicles and machines, pharmaceuticals/chemicals, electronics, minerals, wood products, energy, foods, shoes and clothes. The new technologies and biotechnologies sectors are also of significant importance in the economy.
Most of the global companies that have established operations in the Nordic region have chosen to locate their regional headquarters in Sweden. Stockholm, the capital, is Europe’s third biggest hub for global headquarters, of which foreign companies account for 85 percent. It is also the largest corporate market and financial hub in the Nordics.
Stockholm Arlanda Airport – the
perfect hub in Scandinavia and
The fast-growing Stockholm region in the middle of Scandinavia is efficiently connecting to the rest of the region with belly flights and trucking.
From Stockholm Arlanda Airport all major Scandinavian destinations can be reached within 2 hours by air, and a 24-hour distribution is possible throughout the entire Baltic Sea region.
This makes Stockholm Arlanda Airport the best location for deliveries to Scandinavia and the Baltic region.
Stockholm Arlanda Airport, Göteborg Landvetter Airport, Malmö Airport and Luleå Airport have the capacity to handle larger all-cargo aircraft.
Useful information, charges, incentives and contacts
Swedavia Incentive Programme (PDF)
For more information about the Swedavia incentive programme, please contact Jan-Olov Forss +46 10 109 00 00 email@example.com or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the Swedavia Incentive Programme, please contact your contact person or send an e-mail to email@example.com
Cargo handling agents
Cargo Handling - Arlanda
APH is the airports appointed Border Inspection Point specialized in cold chain logistics and delicate handling. TT is a leading local logistics service provider specialized in air cargo with own trucking fleet and offline warehouse.
Both companies are neutrally owned by the same parent company. Together through their cooperation they offer two warehouses, own trucking fleet and inhouse expertise in dangerous goods and perishable handling. APH and TT can offer all services related to Air Cargo handling.
Aph Logistics AB / Terminal & Transporttjänst (TT)
Tel: +46 739 205 214
Airline terminal support services of import and export cargo. Airside cargo ramp transport and postal mail handling. Full ad-hoc cargo charter handling services. Handling of special shipments such as DGR, AVI, VAL, HUM, PER and MUW.
Cargo Center Sweden AB
Tel: +46 70 7277917
Spirit Air Cargo Handling is Scandinavia's largest air cargo handling company (part of SAS Ground Handling). The operations are housed in well-equipped terminals at the major destinations in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. The terminals are designed to ensure indoor safe and reliable cargo handling services.
Full ad-hoc cargo charter handling services.
Spirit Air Cargo Handling Arlanda is IATA CEIV Pharma certified.
Cargo Handling Requests: firstname.lastname@example.org
WFS provide ground cargo services at some 120 stations around the world in more than 20 countries on four continents. In Europe, WFS provides services in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Spain, Sweden, the Netherlands and the UK.
WFS Sweden AB
Thomas Törnlund, Station Manager
Cargo Handling - Landvetter
GLA has managed air freight since 1976. Our customers know that for terminal management and distribution we are the quick, safe choice.
- Airline Cargo Handling
- Forwarder handling
- Distribution and pickup
- Road Feeder System in Scandinavia
Telephone: +46 31 941255
Cargo Handling - Malmö
Menzies aviation Sweden is a part of John Menzies plc group.
- Airline Cargo Handling
- Forwarder handling
- Full ad-hoc cargo charter handling services
- Distribution and pickup all over Scandinavia
- Road Feeder System to/from all major Airports in Europe from/to Scandinavia
+46 40 50 25 30
+46 40 50 25 00
Trucking and cargo handling request:
Sales manager: Ola Broden