Maersk CEO voices fierce criticism of state subsidies for container shipping

Maersk Group CEO voices harsh criticism of the "continued state aid" without directly mentioning South Korea's recent massive capital injection in Hyundai Merchant Marine. "There's no reason for governments to be present in container shipping," says the CEO.

CEO i Maersk, Søren Skou | Photo: Søren Bidstrup/Scanpix


This Thursday, Søren Skou, CEO of both Maersk Group and Maersk Line, criticized countries that continue to support to unprofitable companies in the container sector.

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