Record-breaking year 2018
The operating profit of Port of Kemi reached on it’s record in 2018. The estimated operating profit is 1,2 milj. euros, and it is the best on Port of Kemi Ltd’s history. Also for the freight transport, last year was excellent. Through the port almost 2,4 milj. tons of different types of cargo was transported and the overall growth of transports was 23,8%. More about the transports and the statistics can be read here. In 2018, 549 vessels visited Port of Kemi which is 44 vessels more than the year before.
In 2018, Port of Kemi also made numerous investments. The biggest investment was the first part of the renovation of the quay II in Ajos in which the work began in May. The renovation continues in the summer of 2019, when the second part of the renovation will start in May.
Ready for the new year
The recently began year will bring plenty of new for port of Kemi.
Port Activity toolset taken into use
Port of Kemi has taken a Port Activity -toolset, a user interface for port digitalization and communication, into use. The toolset is created by Fintraffic and Unikie.
M/V Spirit Of Discovery in port of Kemi
In port of Kemi, August began with a visit of ocean cruise ship Spirit Of Discovery.
The world’s biggest ice-class cargo ship on her maiden trip in Kemi
The newest regular visitor of port of Kemi, liner vessel Botnia Enabler arrived on her first visit to Kemi on Thursday.
Ocean cruise ship M/V Artania in port of Kemi
M/V Artania visited Kemi on 2.7.2022. Port of Kemi was the first port the vessel visited in Finland during this summer.
European Union granted CEF funding to Port of Kemi
Port of Kemi Ltd. has received European Union’s CEF funding for its ”Improving safe maritime access, port infrastructure and connectivity of a remote region, Kemi, Finland – 21-FI-TG-ARCTIC ACCESS” project.
Port of Kemi expansion project is proceeding as planned
The expansion is running on schedule, also the dredging of the Ajos sea fairway has started.
The year has started promisingly for port of Kemi
The year 2022 has started promisingly for port of Kemi. The traffic continues strong and the expansion of the port in proceeding as scheduled.
Port of Kemi Ltd. participated in Christmas gift fundraising
Port of Kemi Ltd. continued to support the local charity and donated this year's Christmas card funds to local families in need.
Protecting the fragile Baltic sea is a common matter
As much as 2/3 of vessels operating in the Baltic sea legally discharge their ship generated waste into the sea, even though this is known to eutrophicate the vulnerable Baltic sea.
Port of Kemi Ltd. adopts EDZCOM's Edge Connectivity solutions
Digitalization enables full situational awareness and safer operations.
A new partner to support the ports connectivity need
Port of Kemi is proud to present EDZCOM as a new partner to already extensive list of port customers and co-operative partners
NIB lends to deepen the Ajos sea fairway
NIB has signed a loan agreement with Port of Kemi Ltd. to finance the deepening of the port of Ajos from 10 to 12 meters.