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Hapag-Lloyd believes that container demand will remain high for the next six months

Uffe Østergaard, president of Hapag-Lloyd America, describes 2020 in the container industry as hectic, surprising and challenging. He expects the demand will remain high for another half year.

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Hapag-Lloyd America President Uffe Østergaard projects that the container market will remain strong during the first six months of 2021, following a 2020 that was filled with an unexpected and huge boom in demand.

In contrast to other shipping markets, the container market has seen a boom in demand in 2020.

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