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Cecilia Malmström

"Trade has become more geopolitical as companies need to take political considerations when they trade"

On the 30th of August, we will finally see you physically at Lindholmen Science Park for this year’s Transporteffektivitetsdagen, TREFF. One of the first items on the agenda will be a presentation by Cecilia Malmström, former EU minister.
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Really long trucks will soon be driving on Sweden's roads

The government is now opening up for 34.5 meter long trucks to be able to drive on Swedish roads, which has been made possible thanks to solid work within CLOSER's network. Something that will bring great environmental and cost gains not only for the Swedish transport industry but also for Sweden as a whole.

Smart solutions for the future at H22

During the H22 City expo, the focus was on how Sweden's cities will become more sustainable together! CLOSER arranged a workshop in two parts where nine different municipalities participated and want to work together for more sustainable cities. Day two, CLOSER was part of H22's open program and presented solutions in transport, logistics and urban development.

Sustainable e-commerce - nothing we compete about

Cooperation within the entire supply chain is the key to more sustainable Swedish e-commerce. "No exceptions, now the industry must work forward and together!". In this interview with Tom Thörnblom, Head of Communications and Sustainability at Lyko, also part of ASTER's steering group, you can read about why sustainability is not something the industry should compete for.

What happens within CLOSER and our partners right now?

What do CLOSER and our partners focus on right now?

CLOSER - ellastbil möter timmerlastbil

What is CLOSER doing in terms of energy-efficient & fossil-free freight transport?

Together with our partners, CLOSER works to accelerate the development of, and the transition to energy-efficient and fossil-free freight transport. We do this by carrying out projects in...
CLOSER - styr och ställ_människor i rörelse

How do we create logistics in the city on people's terms?

More and more people are moving to our cities, which places demands on an efficient and sustainable supply in the form of packages, food, building materials and efficient return and waste management...
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How can long-distance transport become more efficient?

It is important in this regard to utilise the benefits of each individual mode of transport, the correct mode of transport for the correct task. In order to be able to use the most sustainable mode of...
CLOSER Ellastbil på håll vanlig

How does digitalisation affect logistics?

CLOSER works within the focus area of Digitalised Logistics to ensure that the industry takes advantage of the opportunities offered by data-driven logistics and digital innovation. Knowledge and...

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