– It should be cleared of wagons, and when it is done, the entire area of railway facilities and kontaktledningsanläggningen be restored. There are also poles, foundations, sleepers and track. So there will be a settlement in place, you can say, " says Anders Moritz, communications officer at the Swedish transport administration, Sweden Media.
The stations where train services are affected is Gällivare, Abisko östra, Abisko tourist, Björkliden, Fjällåsen, Katterjåkk, Kaitum, Låktatjåkka, Sjjska, Vassijaure and Riksgränsen, according to the Swedish transport administration's website.
is dependent on The iron ore line to transport both to and from the mines, but as long as have the transport needs been able to be resolved, including trucks.
At the moment, we are doing good. Will stop the long-term, it can affect particularly the supply of materials, for example, bensonit, which is needed for the production, " says Johanna Fogman, communications officer at LKAB, to the TT.
the Transport of ore from the Kiruna and Malmberget to the port of Narvik in norway, where the bulk of the ore shipped, are not affected by the shutdown. There is transport to the malmhamnen in Luleå down, but according to Johanna Fogman cause this is not a problem for LKAB.
the Salvage of the goods train, which, above all, was loaded with salmon, is expected to be completed during Saturday. Why train derailment is unclear.