The Port of Raahe
Approximately 600 vessels call at the Port of Raahe every year. The port has been a hub for year-round maritime transport for over 40 years. Various raw materials, bulk cargo, steel, timber and containers are shipped to and from the Port of Raahe, in addition to individual project consignments.
The Port of Raahe is one of Finland’s busiest ports. This is thanks to its scheduled routes to other European countries, including the UK, those on the Mediterranean Sea and in the Baltic region, its excellent land connections, and its certified and customer-oriented service.
Smooth, reliable and secure
The highly specialised global steel conglomerate SSAB operates a major steelworks in Raahe. Imports to and exports from the steelworks guarantee a steady stream of cargo through the port all year round. Combined shipping with steel products allows for timber, for example, to be transported mostly below deck.
The Port of Raahe is an excellent hub for the import and export industries. Raahe is located close to Highway 8 and along an electrified railroad. There are good rail connections to Russia.
Port of Raahe Ltd started operations on 1 January 2015.
The draughts of channels leading to the Port are 8 metres and 10 metres.
Over 600 vessels per year.
Year-round transport for 40 years.