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Wallenius and SOL join forces to launch new shipping company

Two Swedish shipping companies join forces to establish a new ship operator that will sail from ports in Sweden and Finland. The company has five ships so far and plans to order upwards of four LNG-powered newbuilds.

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The two Swedish shipping companies Wallenius and Swedish Orient Line (SOL) are joining forces to establish a new shipping company that will operate in the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and the Gulf of Bothnia.

The new shipping company will be named Wallenius SOL and will mainly service the foresting industry in Sweden and Finland, says SOL in a press release.

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