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Wedellsborg launches new tanker venture with former Stena executive at the helm

Johan Wedell-Wedellsborg has made a return to the tanker business with new operator Weco Tankers. The company is led by former Stena executive Johnny Schmølker and aims to amass a fleet of 35 vessels.

Weco Shipping A/S er en del af Baron Johan Wedell-Wedellsborgs Weco-gruppe. | Photo: Mogens Flindt

Danish Baron Johan Wedell-Wedellsborg is back in the tanker business with a new operator venture launched in the corona year of 2020.

Weco Tankers is the name of the new venture, which was establish on May 1 last year, and will see Johnny Schmølker, former chief executive officer of Stena Denmark, at the helm.

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