Gateway to growth
Helsinki is one of Europe’s busiest passenger ports. The Port of Helsinki Ltd creates a seamless framework for sea travel to Tallinn and Stockholm. In 2018, a total of 12.1 million passengers passed through the Port of Helsinki.
The Port of Helsinki is also an important general port for Finland’s foreign trade. In 2018, a total of 14.7 million tonnes of goods were transported via the Port of Helsinki. The main export commodities are products for the forest industry, machinery and equipment, whereas in imports the most prominent product group is daily consumer goods.
The Port of Helsinki serves the business world and well-being of the Helsinki region and the whole country and has significant positive effects related to the economy and employment.