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Hapag-Lloyd AG

Hapag-Lloyd AG is a German international shipping and container transport company. It was formed in 1970 through a merger of Hamburg-American Line and North German Lloyd.

Hapag-Lloyd to stop providing services that connect the Port of Latakia in Syria with Piraeus and Damietta

Hamburg, Germany (PortSEurope) April 6, 2022 – Hapag-Lloyd has announced it will stop providing services connecting the Port of Latakia in Syria with the...

Port of Barcelona engaged in promotional activity in Brazil & Latin America

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) March 18, 2022 – The Port of Barcelona is currently engaged in promotional activity focused on the Brazilian and Latin...

Hapag-Lloyd to launch China Germany Express (CGX) service

Press Release – Hapag-Lloyd – Hamburg, 16 February 2022 Hapag-Lloyd to launch China Germany Express (CGX) service New CGX to connect the south of...

Hapag-Lloyd achieves extraordinarily strong operating result in 2021

On the basis of preliminary figures, Hapag-Lloyd’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) for the 2021 financial year...

Hapag-Lloyd invests in JadeWeserPort Wilhelmshaven

News Release – Hapag Lloyd – September 28, 2021 Hapag-Lloyd will acquire a 30% stake in Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven (CTW) and 50% of theshares...

Hapag-Lloyd inaugurates its own representation in Morocco

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) September 16, 2021 – The Germany shipping company Hapag-Lloyd today has opened its own offices in Morocco. The...

Portchain to supply Tanger Alliance with the Berth Optimisation Engine product

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) August 19, 2021 – Danish company Portchain, a provider of AI planning solutions maximize utilization and capacity for...

Hapag-Lloyd publishes preliminary half-year figures and raises its earnings outlook for 2021

News Release – Hapag-Lloyd AG – July 30, 2021 Based on preliminary figures, Hapag-Lloyd expects for the first half of 2021 an EBITDA of...

Tanger Med to buy 35% stake in Marsa Maroc from the state

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) July 29, 2021 – Tanger Med, the operator of the same named port, is to acquire 35% of Marsa Maroc (Société...

Alliance MD2 service returns to APM Terminals Barcelona

The Alliance, a shipping alliance between Hapag Lloyd, Ocean Network Express (ONE), Yang Ming and HMM, has once again entrusted APM Terminals Barcelona with...

Qatar’s QTerminals visits Port of Cagliari

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy (Ports Europe) June 30, 2021 – A delegation from Qatar’s QTerminals, an international port operator, has visited the port...

Hapag-Lloyd opening new office in Ukraine

Today Hapag-Lloyd opens a new office in Odessa, Ukraine. The country, located on the northern shores of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, is the second...

Wärtsilä and Tanger Med enable first real-life digital port call for Hapag-Lloyd vessel

Within the framework of a partnership previously announced between Tanger Med Port Authority and Wärtsilä Voyage – which aims at digitalising...

Hapag-Lloyd interested in stake in Eurogate Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven

Wilhelmshaven, Germany (Ports Europe) May 31, 2021 – Local sources are reporting that German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd AG could be in talks with APM...

EUROKAI Group sees container handling volumes up 17.3% in Q1 2021

Bremen, Germany (Ports Europe) May 19, 2021 – In the first quarter of 2021 the container terminals in the EUROKAI Group saw a rise in handling volumes of...

Tanger Alliance in Tanger Med receives eight new Liebherr cranes

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) May 18, 2021 – The Tanger Alliance at the TC3 terminal in Tanger Med has received the final two of eight Liebherr ship...

Analysis – Shipping containers crisis – boxes are getting more and more expensive to transport, but also to buy

Copenhagen, Denmark (Ports Europe) May 3, 2021 – Exactly one month after the last 61 ships blocked by the six days grounding of the huge Ever Given...

Container ships operators’ ranking as of March 2021

Copenhagen, Denmark (Ports Europe) March 22 – Danish A.P. Moller-Maersk Group is the largest container ship operator in the world, according to Statista, a...

Hapag-Lloyd expects red-hot container market to stretch into Q3

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) February 22 – The domino effect from port congestion and the resulting containers shortages will continue to be felt from...

Container ships operators’ ranking as of February 2021

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) February 22 – APM-Maersk, member of A.P. Moller-Maersk Group, is the world’s biggest container ship operator as of...

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