commodity areas

Logistics solutions within these commodity areas.

Together with freight forwarders and operators we take responsibility for the achievement of logistics solutions within these commodity areas.

Cars being brought onboard a Stena Line ferry

We know exactly what an automotive company expects from a shipping service. Deliveries must be fast, flexible and readily available. That is why we specialise in matching your particular needs with ports that are conveniently located, customised solutions and optimised efficiency. This makes us one of the most experienced and preferred partners to the automotive industry.

Our ports and terminals always live up to ISPS standards and all shipments are handled according to the ECG Standard Shipping Terms. Inspecting all units in our custody with one of the most modern digital control report systems allows us to maintain an exceptionally low damage rate at all times. So you can always rest assured that your shipment is safe with us. Every year we are trusted with shipping more than 100,000 vehicles throughout our extensive route network in Northern Europe. This is achieved through regular dedicated industrial departures with guaranteed space. By employing large-scale shipments we are able to keep the CO2 emissions per vehicle to a minimum. This means that choosing us will not only ensure a reliable and customer-centric solution for your company, but also one that is friendly to the environment.

Man working with Stena Line shippes steel cargo.
Metal Products

Together with logistics partners we serve the steel and metal industry and together we offer customised and competitive solutions.

Investments in digital systems and ports give you a smooth experience through every part of the process, from booking to following up on shipments and accessing our extensive route network. As a customer you will be guaranteed space on dedicated industrial departures while benefitting from our specialised equipment with a cost-efficient high payload. Thanks to our close co-operation with the railway industry and inland waterways you can rest assured knowing that your shipment will be delivered safely and on time.


Paper and pulp

Our extensive route network, linked with a well-developed infrastructure, rail connections and inland waterways, enables agile and effective hauling of paper and other forest products.


Whether it is pulp bales, sawn timber, plywood boards or paper reels you need to transport, you can rely on us to tailor a solution to fit your needs using our frequent industrial departures.


We are a preferred partner in the shipping industry; we have special equipment with high payload per lane meter, dedicated terminals and warehouses, cross-docking facilities and we own the ships we operate along with many of our ports.


We are on a digital journey, continuously improving our service and booking systems to make your shipping experiences with us run smoothly.

Woman talking to Stena Lines' Intermodal freight team

Our customers’ needs for intermodal solutions are steadily increasing. We work closely with our partners in the logistics industry to connect road, sea and rail in a fast, optimised and seamless shipping process With access to one of the most extensive short sea networks and frequent departures, we link the intermodal networks across Europe with our services. These services have been designed to work in line with our sustainable shipping goals.


Our dedicated and flexible departures are adapted to match connecting trains, ensuring a punctual and highly reliable delivery service. Throughout the journey, our experienced support team are ready to assist you with any questions you might have.

Kiel - Verona v.v.
• Six round-trips per week
• In cooperation with Kombiverkehr
• Linked to our Gothenburg service

Kiel - Trieste v.v.
• One round-trip per week
• In cooperation with TX Logistik
• Connects Turkey and Italy with Sweden

Rostock - Schkopau v.v.
• Two round-trips per week
• In cooperation with Deucon and Pressnitztalbahn
• Mix of intermodal and conventional rail mostly for the chemical industry

Europoort - Poland/Italy v.v.
• Trailer and container concept
• Extended Europoort operation with additional track by the end of 2018
• Trains operated by and under customers’ own responsibility

Liepāja - Duisburg /Ludwigshafen/ Verona/Lyon v.v.
• Integrated ‘One stop shop’
• Tank, bulk and ocean containers (20’-45’)
• Semi and huckepack trailers

Gdynia - Eastern & Northern Sweden and transit to Norway v.v.
• Two high frequency ferry routes to/from Karlskrona and Nynäshamn
• Intermodal HUB in Gdynia
• Own intermodal terminal in Karlskrona
• The Gdynia ferry terminal located close to the BCT intermodal terminal with regular daily train connections to all major industrial areas in Poland
• Gdynia serving container traffic from the Chinese New Silk Road

Northern Sweden - the Continent v.v.
• Providing the industry with intermodal solutions to and from Northern Sweden via our route net to/from Sweden
• Trailer and container concept

Truck on its way to Stena Line Ferry with construction materials
Construction materials

Industrial knowhow, dedicated frequent departures and specialised equipment are key success factors when handling complicated building and construction material deliveries. We also recognise the importance of punctuality and reliability. You can relax in the knowledge that your unique building or construction material deliveries will be handled with care and transported as smoothly as possible. When working with us, you can always expect cost-effective customised solutions suitable for handling oversized, heavy or out-of-gauge shipments, all the way from port to port. Our digital systems make sure your shipment will be monitored and tracked at all times, with our experienced team ready and willing to assist.

Getting a high and heavy cago unit onboard a Stena Line ferry.
Project Cargo

Industrial project cargo solutions require attention, planning and efficient project management. Our knowledge and experience make sure we can meet your requirements and deliver cost-effective solutions.

Dedicated industrial departures for project cargo shipments guarantee that your projects are carried out according to your needs and requirements. We have purpose-built ships, ready to handle all kinds of project cargo and are prepared for any challenge when it comes to shipping heavy or any over dimensional freight transports.


The ports we sail to and from have the necessary specialised equipment to handle project cargo and together with our team ensure the best solutions for safe and reliable shipping of your cargo are provided.


We also have in place is a modern, digital customer support system which
ensures your journey from booking, to track and trace to follow-up is carried out as efficiently as possible.