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  • 23 October 2017

    The lack of progress on the future relationship between the EU and the UK creates uncertainty for shipping companies, Danish Shipping said. As explained, the time for operational preparations post-Brexit becomes increasingly short, given that no deal was made between the EU leaders at their meeting in Brussels on Friday. Once again, Brexit was discussed […]

  • 8 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    EU Member States call on EC to present an ambitious proposal on revising the Reporting Formalities Directive.

  • 13 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish Shipping presents “Ahead of the Curve” strategy for the 2018-2021 period.

  • 25 October 2017

    As the European Parliament and the EU Member States have not yet reached an agreement regarding the EU’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), European shipping is therefore at risk of being subject to unilateral EU regulation rather than supporting the global process, Danish Shipping said.  It was not possible to reach political consensus on an […]

  • 12 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Many shipping companies have intensified the fight against cyber crime following a number of cyber attacks in 2017.

  • 23 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Denmark has presented a new initiative aimed at increasing the share of women in Danish shipping companies.

  • 4 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Denmark has proposed to abolish the registration fee on merchant ships, which would remove an obstacle to the growth of vessels flying the Danish flag, Danish Shipping informed. The government’s new measures for business and industry to prolong the growth of the Danish economy also contain maritime proposals, including the abolition of the special fee […]

  • 19 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Monaco-based dry bulk ship owner and operator Safe Bulkers has reached an agreement with Danmarks Skibskredit A/S (Danish Ship Finance) to amend certain financial covenants and terms to its existing credit facility with an outstanding balance of USD 40 million. Within the amendment of the term loan facility, the total consolidated liabilities of the company […]

  • 27 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Danish Shipping: An anti-corruption project for ports has been completed in Nigeria with positive outcomes.

  • 24 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line welcomes call for an explicit ban on non-compliant fuel on board ships from 2020.

  • 21 May 2010

    “We are optimistic about the future as we see growth on most markets at the moment” says Lars Vang Christensen, Herning Shipping, and chairman of the Danish Shipowners’ Association. “If we would grade our optimism we would say the 2009 was brutal and we expect 2010 to be only hard”, says Lars Vang Christensen. Despite […]

  • 28 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Danish consortium comprising private equity firm Axcel, and pension funds PFA and PKA, has taken control of the ship finance institution Danish Ship Finance A/S. Namely, the company’s Board of Directors and the Large Shareholders view the ownership “as a highly satisfactory solution ensuring a continued strong Danish ship finance institution backed by well capitalized owners and potential for […]

  • 18 May 2016

    It is essential that new orders are placed within the next three to six months for the yard industry to fill up its orderbooks for 2017, according to Danish Ship Finance. The orderbook is rapidly approaching the low levels seen at the start of 2013, but 2016 looks to be a reasonable year for shipbuilding based solely on the amount of […]

  • 23 August 2007

    Somali pirates released a Danish ship late on Wednesday after a ransom of $1.5m was paid to them, said the head of a maritime organisation on Thursday. The Danica White cargo ship was hijacked on June 04 and its five Danish crew members taken hostage by armed pirates who had plagued Somalia’s anarchic shores.

  • 15 September 2010

    United Nordic Shipping (UNS) is the name of a new Danish shipping company that has been established by Sydfyenske Holding-owned Thor Rederi and Rederiet Otto Danielsen, which is a part of the Norwegian Tschudi Group. The two companies will operate a fleet of 18 smaller container and multipurpose vessels in the range from 1,200 DWT […]

  • 21 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital, Infrastructure, Vessels

    The Danish government, together with Danish Shipping, the maritime section of the Danish Metalworkers’ Union and the Danish Engineers’ Association, has found a solution whereby stranded seafarers on board Danish ships can come home.

  • 10 January 2019

    A proposal for new legislation to advance digitalization of the Danish Register of Shipping has been submitted.

  • 23 March 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    The trade war between China and the United States is brewing.

  • 6 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Korean Register of Shipping (KR) and the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) signed an agreement on 20th December, 2013 enabling the Korean classification society to survey and certify Danish ships. This brings the total number of countries where KR is authorised to carry out ship survey and certification work to 66. KR, in accordance with […]

  • 29 July 2006

    A/S Dampskibsselskabet Torm, a Danish shipping company, is selling three of its tankers for a total of $63 million. The move is part of Torm’s strategy of selling older bulk vessels so it can build its fleet of bigger Panamax bulk vessels, the 117-year-old Copenhagen company said Friday. Torm did not disclose who is buying […]

  • 19 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Danish Shipping has called for a common international regulatory framework for small high-speed vessels below 500 gross tons, such as Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs).

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping companies did well in 2014 despite very difficult market conditions. However, 2015 started off with the lowest freight rates ever recorded and a massive overcapacity in many segments, Danish Shipowners’ Association said. Positive economic trends emerged in Europe – the primary region for Danish shipping companies’ trade – in the beginning of 2015. […]