The Swedish ship register shrank in 2015

The Swedish commercial fleet logged a record number of ships in 2015, but the number of Swedish-flagged ships fell for the ninth year in a row. Sweden also noted a decline in the number of days employees spend at sea, according to new figures from the Swedish traffic authority.
Photo: Stena RoRo
Photo: Stena RoRo

While the Swedish commercial fleet continues to grow and now stands at a record 739 vessels, the number of vessels in the Swedish ship register continues to dwindle, according to new numbers from the Swedish traffic authority via Trafikanalys.

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