Snow chaos and traffic accidents causes delays in lead times
Snow storms in Sweden causes traffic disturbances which leads to delays in lead times. Please discuss with Your contact person at Ahola Transport to find special solutions for any critical deliveries if necessary. Traffic disturbances in Sweden can be found here.
Finnlink schedule 5.2. – 29.4.2018
Dear customer, Finnlink schedule 5.2. – 29.4.2018 Exceptions: Week 10, Finnclipper service days; cancellations Fri, Sat, Sun 9. – 11.3.2018 Week 12, Finnfellow service days; cancellations Sat, Sun, Mon 24. – 26.3.2018 Week 13, Easter; morning departures Sat, Sun 31.3 – 1.4.2018 cancelled
Strike in Finland
Dear Customer, The Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions SAK will organize a day strike on Friday February 2nd, as a protest against the government. The ports of Finland (Oulu, Kokkola, Rauma, Naantali and Turku) will be closed from February 2nd at 6:00 to February 3rd at 6:00. During Friday,...
Dear Customer, Because of the challenging weather conditions and storms, some departures have been delayed on the Kapellskär-Naantali route. This will cause disturbances in traffic and delays. We will keep You updated if any delays occur. Please discuss with your contact person at Ahola Transport to...
The shipping company Finnlink has cancelled the following departures
Dear customer, We are sorry to inform you that the shipping company Finnlink has cancelled the following departures due to current weather conditions and heavy wind: Tuesday 16.1. Kapellskär 09:15 Tuesday 16.1 Naantali 10:45 According to latest weather forecasts available, also the following departu...
Changes in VAT on import
VAT declarations must be made on own initiative for import to the Tax Administration from 1 January 2018. Companies registered as VAT liable must pay and report VAT on imported goods on their own initiative to the Tax Administration as of January 1, 2018. The customer must initially calculate the ta...
Sea Lane Addition
Swedish Maritime Administration rised the sea lane fee from January the 1st 2018. This will have an impact on the ferry prices from and to Sweden. We will insert a sea lane addition on shipments affected by this sea lane fee. The addition will be calculated on the actual weight and is 0,20 €/ton wit...
Dear Customer, Ferry companies has informed us about dockings in the beginning of this year: Dockings: • Baltic princess 9.1 - 22.2 • Viking Grace 7.1 – 21.1 • Amorella 22.1 – 4.2 The dockings will have an impact on the traffic between the Nordic countries since these three ferries are operating on ...
Unfortunately, we have to inform that Baltic Princess service start is further delayed due to technical problems that have transpired during the installation of reduction gears. Estimated return to service is on Thursday 08.03.2018 from Turku at 20:15. Galaxy will service according to changed timeta...
Road tax in Estonia
In the beginning of the next year, the Estonian authorities will introduce road tax on the road network in the whole country. Road tax will affect transport coasts for all heavy traffic using Estonia´s road network. From 1.1.2018 we will invoice road tax as an addition. Calculations of how this will...