Friday, January 10, 2020
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Maritime News

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: 12

Thursday, November 14, 2019
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Maritime News

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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Maritime News

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: 30

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
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Maritime News

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: 44

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Maritime News

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
Total Views: 1

Thursday, May 9, 2019
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Forecasts Calm Passage for Shipping Despite Trade Storm

By Arno Schuetze FRANKFURT, May 9 (Reuters) – Hapag-Lloyd is optimistic about the year ahead, despite global trade tensions, the German container shipping company’s chief executive said on Thursday after...

May 9, 2019
Total Views: 24

Friday, May 3, 2019
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Maritime News

Yantian Express Nearly Ready to Depart Freeport as Hapag-Lloyd Awaits Past Due General Average Submissions

Hapag-Lloyd says repairs are nearing completion on board the fire-stricken containership Yantian Express in Freeport, Bahamas. According to a May 1 customer update, the vessel is now expected to depart...

May 3, 2019
Total Views: 10

Friday, March 22, 2019
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Charts Course to Strong 2019 Earnings

By Vera Eckert HAMBURG, March 22 (Reuters) – German container group Hapag-Lloyd is on course to achieve better earnings and further reduce debts this year as it cuts costs and...

March 22, 2019
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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Maritime News

MAN Hired for World’s First Megaship Conversion to LNG Fuel

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel LNG operation. The container vessel MV SAJIR is owned by Hapag-Lloyd, one...

March 6, 2019
Total Views: 43

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
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Containership Companies Cleared In U.S. Investigation

by Vera Eckert (Reuters) – The world’s two biggest container shipping companies on Tuesday said they have been cleared in an investigation of the sector by the U.S. Department of...

February 26, 2019
Total Views: 6

Monday, February 25, 2019
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Operating Profit Rises 32 Percent

by Vera Eckert (Reuters) – Container shipping firm Hapag-Lloyd said volume growth and a modest recovery in freight rates in the second half of 2018 helped push operating profit 32...

February 25, 2019
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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Maritime News

Trade Spats Could Dampen Shipping Growth in 2019 -Hapag Lloyd CEO

FRANKFURT, Feb 13 (Reuters) – An escalation of tariff wars between China and the United States could dampen growth in international container shipping as operators pre-emptively brought forward business in...

February 13, 2019
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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Maritime News

THE Alliance Unveils Revamped 2019 Service Network

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – THE Alliance members Hapag-Lloyd, Ocean Network Express(ONE) and Yang Ming have published details of a rationalised revamped network for east-west trades effective from next year...

December 18, 2018
Total Views: 11

Monday, November 26, 2018
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Hops on Scrubber Bandwagon While They Still Can

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Hapag-Lloyd has belatedly joined the rush to install scrubber technology on its container vessels, ahead of the IMO 2020 0.5% sulphur cap. Speaking during...

November 26, 2018
Total Views: 10

Thursday, November 8, 2018
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Optimistic for Full Year as Operating Profit Rises

By Vera Eckert FRANKFURT, Nov 8 (Reuters) – German shipping group Hapag-Lloyd expects an increase in transport volumes to last for the remainder of 2018 after volume growth and a...

November 8, 2018
Total Views: 8

Monday, October 8, 2018
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd to Introduce IMO 2020 Fuel Surcharges from 2019

FRANKFURT, Oct 8 (Reuters) – German container shipping giant Hapag-Lloyd said on Monday it is preparing customers for a mechanism to charge more for cleaner fuel starting next year to...

October 8, 2018
Total Views: 6

Friday, August 10, 2018
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Maritime News

Hapag Lloyd Deepens Cost Cut Drive After H1 Loss Widens

FRANKFURT, Aug 10 (Reuters) – German shipping company Hapag Lloyd said it accelerated cost cuts in the first half of 2018 to offset higher operational costs from fuel costs, charter...

August 10, 2018
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
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Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Names Newest LNG-Ready ULCS at London Gateway

Hapag-Lloyd AG officially named its newest containership ‘AFIF’ at DP World’s London Gateway on Monday. The Ultra-Large Container Vessel (UCLV) has a capacity of 15,000 TEU, making it the second biggest...

July 17, 2018
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
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Hapag-Lloyd Investor Confirms Approach from CMA CGM, Says Takeover Should Go Other Way Around

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – One of Hapag-Lloyd’s largest shareholders has brushed off an approach by CMA CGM for merger talks. Any such deal could create the largest container shipping...

July 11, 2018
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says Company is Cutting Costs as Fuel Prices Rise

By Vera Eckert FRANKFURT, July 10 (Reuters) – German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd is cutting costs to cope with a rise in fuel prices that led it to slash full year...

July 10, 2018
Total Views: 3