Green Gothenburg

City goods – A win-win model for delivery

To improve accessibility in the city centre, a joint goods reception for smaller deliveries to downtown shops has been established.

The city, property owners, transport companies and stores have collaborated to simplify regulations, establish walking speed areas and intensify checks.

As a result, it is remarkably easier to distribute goods in the city while traffic intensity, noise and emissions have decreased. The participant response has been consistently positive and the model has attracted interest from other cities in Sweden and internationally.


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