The story about Gothenburg
Gothenburg is the core and growth engine of the Gothenburg region and Region Västra Götaland. It is home to a variety of strong industries and Scandinavia’s largest port. Thus international contacts, new influences and new people are, and always have been, a strength for Gothenburg. Today 23% of the people living in Gothenburg were born outside of Sweden. The most common countries of origin are Iraq and Iran, followed by Finland, Bosnia & Hercegovina, the former Yugoslavia, Poland, Somalia, Turkey, China and Norway, and many other countries.
Sustainable city open to the World
The City of Gothenburg film in English, appx 3 min.
Foto: Beatrice Törnros