After a decade of large losses on the bottom line, J. Lauritzen will deliver profits on its bulk business in 2019, says the carrier's recently appointed CEO of bulk, Niels Josefsen, in an interview with ShippingWatch.
After more than 20 years abroad, most recently in Norway as well as a long history with Maersk and afterward Torvald Klaveness, the 56-year-old Danish executive has now moved back to Copenhagen to take up a post with J. Lauritzen.
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