ShippingWatch

Clarksons after Maersk upgrade: No sign of better container market

Maersk expects to increase its earnings this year, but according to shipbroker Clarksons Platou, this is not due to improvements on the container market. The broker provides a guess as to what Maersk's next move will be.

Photo: Tanja Carstens Lund/JPA

Maersk's upgrade of its full-year guidance should not be seen as pointing to a stronger container market, according to shipbroker Clarksons Platou.

Instead, the brokerage sees the higher expectations for 2019 as a result of the container line's improved ability to fill up its vessels.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Maersk unveils design of methanol vessels

For five years, Maersk has been working on developing a new vessel design, which can increase the energy efficiency of its fleet by 20 percent. The first eight vessels are planned to sail on green methanol from 2024.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs