Shipowners: Environmental criticism completely misses the point
"We've never, as representatives of the Danish shipping industry, used the financial crisis as an excuse for postponing the plans for a greener industry," says chief consultant at the Danish Shipowners' Association, Maria Bruun Skipper.
BY OLE ANDERSEN
The Danish Shipowners' Association flat out denies the criticism levelled at the shipping industry and Denmark as a great maritime nation for not having worked hard enough toward establishing market based goals for CO2 emissions.
The outlook for the container market looks somewhat more gloomy in the coming time, estimates French CMA CGM. However, the container shipping company still recorded growth on top and bottom lines in third quarter.