Backman-Trummer Group


Rauanheimo’s thorough knowledge of stevedoring, forwarding and shipping activities is the result of 130 years of experience. Our diversified customer base from trade to industry and wide domestic and international network enable us to offer comprehensive, competitive and tailor-made service solutions that add genuine value to your logistics chains.

As an effective link in the chain of trade between sea and land transport, Rauanheimo provides professional port and mill-site services and, if needed, door-to-door deliveries all over the world.



05.09.2017 Open Vacancies

Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab has open vacancies. You can find more information on our Finnish website.

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01.03.2017 Personnel news

Timo Taavitsainen (43) has, as of 01.03.2017, been appointed Project Director and member of the management team.

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23.01.2017 Personnel news

Master of Science in Engineering, MBA, Heidi Wärn has been hired at Rauanheimo as of 23.1.2017.

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09.09.2016 Personnel news

Margarita Klimschin has been appointed head of business development for our Transit department.

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11.07.2016 Personnel news

Niko Orpana (43) has been appointed Regional Director responsible for Rauanheimo’s operations in the Vuosaari-Hamina-Kotka area as of 24.11.2016.

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09.05.2016 Personnel news

Saila Mäkikangas (34) has been appointed shipping agent as of 09.05.2016.

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Selected articles from our customer magazine

Rauanheimo expands to Hamina

The operations of Oy M. Rauanheimo, a subsidiary of the Backman-Trummer Group, have long centred at the Port of Kokkola. At the beginning of the year a new phase in the history of Rauanheimo began when the company commenced forwarding and stevedoring at the Port of Hamina.

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Finland has long recognized the opportunities provided by international trade and succeeded

Finland has long recognized the opportunities provided by international trade and succeeded in making use of them. Today, our exports represent nearly one half of our GNP, which is a substan- tially greater proportion than that of most comparable countries. We are, however, located a long way from the main flows of transport and logistics in Europe.

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New long-term agreement for shipping iron oxide at the Port of Kokkola

Yara Suomi Oy and Backman- Trummer’s subsidiary Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab have agreed to continue their coopera- tion for shipments of iron oxide. The new agreement is an extension of the previous three-year contract. It mainly comprises temporary storage and reloading of iron ox- ide from Yara’s Siilinjärvi plant at the Port of Kokkola for shipment to China and will be in effect until 2018.

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Rauanheimo takes over logistics for Tetra Chemical's Kokkola plant

Tetra Chemicals Europe AB and Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab, the Kokkola subsidiary of Backman-Trummer, have concluded a partnership agreement according to which Rauanheimo will henceforth handle the entire logistics chain for Tetra Chemicalʼs calcium chloride plant in Kokkola.

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