Hapag-Lloyd rules out strategic ventures into logistics
Competitors' strategic ventures into logistics, container terminals and air freight haven't prompted Hapag-Lloyd to follow suit. The liner business is and will remain the core unit, and acquisitions are still on the agenda, according to the CEO of Hapag-Lloyd.
German container carrier Hapag-Lloyd has no plans to make logistics a strategic priority even though the company has bought a stake in the Wilhelmshaven container terminal and is open to additional land-side investments.
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