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.



Open Vacancies

Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab has two open vacancies. You can find more information on the Finnish and Swedish Rauanheimo website.

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29.02.2016 Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab extends activities to Vuosaari Harbour at Port of Helsinki

Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab and VR Transpoint have signed an agreement on a comprehensive export logistics solution for pulp products, where VR Transpoint will be responsible for the rail transport of the goods and Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab for the port operations.

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27.05.2015 Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab and the Port of Kokkola publish a joint historical review

Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab, which celebrated its’ 130th anniversary in 2014, have in collaboration with the Port of Kokkola, which turns 190 years old in 2015, published a historical review chronicling the common history of the two companies and the Port in Yxpila.

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01.11.2013 Rauanheimo and the Port of Kokkola seals record deal with Russian steel industry giant

The logistics company and port operator Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab continues and expands their cooperation with Russian steel industry giant Severstal. The companies have agreed on a record deal regarding the transport and handling of iron ore pellets from Russia through the Port of Kokkola.

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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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