Commercial port


CPH City & Port Development is responsible for the port operations in Copenhagen Port. As the owner of the area, CPH City & Port Development also services and maintains the commercial port's infrastructure and it invests in buildings and facilities.

The operational management of the port is carried out by the Danish-Swedish port company, Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP). CPH City & Port Development took over the Danish ownership of CMP in October 2007 from Copenhagen Port, which had been the Danish owner since CMP was establishment in 2001.

CMP is the principle port operator in the Øresund Region and is responsible for a major part of the region's supply of goods and materials. At the same time, CMP plays a central role at the Nordic level as a destination for cruise ships and as a transit point for oil products.

Briefly about CMP Established: CMP was established through the merger of the port and terminal activities in Copenhagen Port Ltd. and Malmö Port Ltd. in 2001. CMP is registered as a Swedish limited liability company and is headquartered in Copenhagen.

Ownership of CMP: CPH City & Port Development (50%) and Malmö Port Ltd. Malmö Port Ltd. is jointly owned by the City of Malmö and a number of private investors.

Port ownership: CPH City & Port Development owns and leases land to CMP in Denmark. On the Swedish side, the port areas are owned by the City of Malmö, who lease land to CMP.

CMP's vision: To be a leading, innovative and customer-oriented port and terminal operator.

Competitive advantages: CMP can draw on a large, affluent hinterland, large land reserves and a well-developed infrastructure with a major airport. Finally, CMP has the right location to service the Northern European, Scandinavian, Baltic and western Russian market.

For further information:

Contact CMP

Copenhagen Malmö Port AB
Containervej 9 Postbox 900
DK-2150 Nordhavn
Tel: + 45 3546 1111
Fax: + 45 3546 1164

about CMP

CEO Barbara Scheel Agersnap
Deputy CEO Jonas Arkestad


Board of Directors: Chairman Mads Lebech, CEO The Danish Industry Foundation, Board Member CPH City & Port Development. Deputy Chairman Ilmar Reepalu, former deputy mayor of Malmö.