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3rd of March, we launched the largest fleet of electric trucks in the Nordics!

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Event details

At our ground-breaking launch event, we invited customers and partners to experience our 20 brand new electric trucks we've adding to our fleet.

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March 3rd 2023

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Terminalvägen 9, Gothenburg, Sweden

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11:00 - 14:00

Important day in Gothenburg

3rd of March, we launched the largest fleet of electric trucks in the Nordics! The first 20 of 50 Volvo electric trucks are now in service in Gothenburg, with a total of 125 electric trucks being introduced across the DFDS network by the end of 2023.

Green logistics is an important part of DFDS’s future. We recognize the substantial environmental impact of our industry. And that’s why we are committed to cutting our own emissions and leading the way towards more sustainable transport solutions.


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Niklas Andersson, DFDS and Roger Alm, Volvo Trucks


11:00 Arrival & registration - Coffee & small snack

11:30 Welcome by Niklas Andersson Executive Vice President & Head of Logistics Division at DFDS

11:45 The reveal of the 20 electric trucks

12:00 Q&A session - DFDS, Volvo Trucks, Port of Gothenburg, SSAB

12:30 Lunch & socializing

13:00 Interacting and explore the eTrucks:

  • Setup and process

  • Driver's perspective

  • Technical data

  • Electromobility

13:45 Wrap up

The event is moderated by Catarina Rolfsdotter-Jansson

Participants at the Q&A session:

  • Torben Carlsen, CEO at


  • Roger Alm, CEO at

    Volvo Trucks

  • Viktor Allgurén, Head of Innovation at

    Port of Gothenburg

  • Per Amund Ruth, Head of SCM Business Unit Sweden,


On our way to a sustainable future

Our commitment to electromobility is part of our larger commitment to a carbon-free future. Through innovation and partnership, we are working to reduce our carbon emissions by 45% by 2030 and to become carbon neutral by 2050. In conjunction with other initiatives, our effort to develop more and more electromobility solutions plays a key role in immediately reducing carbon emissions and helping us take steps towards a sustainable future.

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