Market opportunities and a wealth of potential flow both ways in a new North Atlantic sea-trade partnership that relinks Maine’s largest port to a far wider world.
In its bustling past, as well as in the hopes for a viable future, the port has geography on its side.
Cheap energy, a young and hip population, universal health care, mild winters: By many measures, Iceland has Maine beat by a mile. But don’t underestimate our foliage and bright blue skies.
Explore shipping routes and find out what products Maine is trading with Iceland and northern Europe.
Additional video: watch an Icelandic sheep drive and see the people of Reykjavik