Thursday, April 15, 2021

Hapag-Lloyd Places Huge Container Order to Combat Global Box Shortage

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has placed an order for 150,000 twenty-foot equivalent containers amid the pandemic-fueled container crunch in Asia and around the world. The boxes, ordered from China, include...

April 15, 2021
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Thursday, April 8, 2021
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Hapag-Lloyd CEO Sees Ocean Shipping Demand Staying ‘Very Strong’

By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) — Robust demand for shipping goods across the world’s oceans shows no signs of slowing down, the chief executive of Germany’s largest container carrier said, signaling that...

April 8, 2021
Total Views: 2279

Thursday, March 18, 2021
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Hapag-Lloyd Avoids Forecast Amid Coronavirus Uncertainty

RANKFURT, March 18 (Reuters) – German container shipper Hapag-Lloyd said on Thursday it almost tripled its net result in 2020 due to lower costs and higher freight rates, but shied...

March 18, 2021
Total Views: 725

Friday, February 19, 2021
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Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says Container Crunch Could Resolve In Q2/Q3

By Vera Eckert (Reuters) – Container shipping firm Hapag-Lloyd said surging demand for bulky goods like exercise equipment from locked-down consumers may flatten out in the second or early third quarter,...

February 19, 2021
Total Views: 2133

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
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Hapag-Lloyd Forecasts ‘Very Strong’ First Quarter

Hapag-Lloyd expects operating profit to more than triple in the first quarter of 2021 on “exceptionally” strong demand for container transportation and higher freight rates, the German shipping line said...

February 16, 2021
Total Views: 1338

Monday, February 8, 2021
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Hapag-Lloyd Secures Green Financing for Six 23,500 TEU Newbuilds

Hapag-Lloyd says it has concluded its first ever green financing deals for six ultra-large containerships currently on order. The two transactions include a syndicated green loan of $417 with a...

February 8, 2021
Total Views: 1887

Wednesday, December 23, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Orders Six Ultra-Large Containerships at DSME

German liner shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has placed an order for six Ultra Large Container Vessels at South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering. The vessels will have capacity of more...

December 23, 2020
Total Views: 7759

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Reports 2020 Transport Volume Recovery

By Vera Eckert (Reuters) – German container liner Hapag-Lloyd expects transport volumes in the fourth quarter to pare sharp losses seen earlier this year as a demand recovery in Asia...

December 9, 2020
Total Views: 879

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Raises 2020 Earnings Forecast

German container shipping group Hapag-Lloyd has raised its earnings forecast on a better-than-expected fourth quarter. The company said it now expects EBITDA of EUR 2.6 to 2.7 billion (up from...

December 8, 2020
Total Views: 923

Friday, November 13, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Sees Higher Earnings on Cheaper Fuel and Recovering Demand

By Vera Eckert FRANKFURT, Nov 13 (Reuters) – German container liner Hapag-Lloyd AG is confident of achieving higher earnings in 2020 as lower fuel prices cut shipping costs, demand in...

November 13, 2020
Total Views: 189

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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COVID-19 Cases Confirmed on Two U.S.-Flagged Ships -Hapag-Lloyd

Hapag-Lloyd has announced positive COVID-19 cases on board two of its U.S.-flagged ships. The German container shipping group said the cases were confirmed on the Philadelphia Express and St. Louis...

July 15, 2020
Total Views: 93

Friday, June 26, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd to Halt Waste Shipments to China

FRANKFURT/BEIJING, June 26 (Reuters) – German container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd said it had notified customers it will stop accepting cargoes of solid waste, including scrap metal, bound for China that...

June 26, 2020
Total Views: 66

Friday, June 19, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Containership Cleared to Sail After COVID-19 Quarantine in South Africa

A Hapag-Lloyd containership has been cleared to discharge its cargo in South Africa after a month-long coronavirus quarantine. As we reported previously, two crew members on board the Hapag-Lloyd-chartered containership...

June 19, 2020
Total Views: 12

Friday, May 22, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Containership Quarantined in South Africa After Crew Members Test Positive for Virus

A Hapag-Lloyd containership has been ordered to quarantine at a Durban, South Africa anchorage after two crew members on board tested positive for COVID-19, Hapag-Lloyd said in an update. The...

May 22, 2020
Total Views: 37

Friday, May 15, 2020
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Hapag-Lloyd Keeps 2020 Guidance But Warns of Second Half ‘Uncertainties’

FRANKFURT, May 15 (Reuters) – German container liner Hapag-Lloyd on Friday stuck with its full-year earnings guidance but warned that supply disruptions and weaker demand due to the coronavirus crisis...

May 15, 2020
Total Views: 2

Friday, January 10, 2020
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IMO 2020 Overshadows Hapag-Lloyd’s 2020 Profit Outlook – CEO

HAMBURG, Jan 10 (Reuters) – Tougher rules on sulphur emissions from ships set by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) from January burden the profit outlook for Germany’s container shipping line...

January 10, 2020
Total Views: 7

Thursday, November 14, 2019
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Hapag-Lloyd Sees Better Freight Rates, Higher Volumes in 2019

FRANKFURT, Nov 14 (Reuters) – German container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd on Thursday reported it more than doubled earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) to 643 million euros ($708.59 million) in...

November 14, 2019
Total Views: 5

Monday, October 7, 2019
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Joining CMA CGM, Hapag-Lloyd Rules Out Northern Sea Route Passages

Hapag-Lloyd has ruled out sending its ships through the Northern Sea Route for the foreseeable future despite faster transit times, joining rival CMA CGM in shunning Arctic shipping due to...

October 7, 2019
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
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Hapag-Lloyd Announces Steep Penalty for Failure to Declare Dangerous Goods

German containership Hapag-Llloyd has announced it will be implementing a steep penalty for mis-declaration of dangerous goods in order to ensure the safety of its crews, ships and other cargo...

August 7, 2019
Total Views: 27

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Hapag-Lloyd Upbeat on 2019 After Strong First Half

By Vera Eckert FRANKFURT, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Rising freight-rate income and transport volumes boosted Hapag-Lloyd’s performance in the first half of 2019, allowing it to remain optimistic about full-year...

August 7, 2019
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