Hapag-Lloyd on track to tapping LNG as new ship fuel

The rising bunker prices represent a growing cost item in the shipping companies´reports, also at German box carrier Hapag-Lloyd. In an interview with ShippingWatch, CEO Rolf Habben Jansen now opens the door to LNG as new ship fuel.

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Hapag-Lloyd CEO Rolf Habben Jansen has long been a declared "cautious optimist," and he still continues to be as such.

But 2018 has begun with several challenges in the global container market hitting the German company, and these will also be felt in the coming quarter.

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