This year's most read stories: Maersk, DSV and Søren Toft's new job

Maersk and not least COO Søren Toft's decision to join competitor MSC attracted the biggest number of readers on ShippingWatch this year. The year's other top stories include DSV's acquisition of Panalpina.

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Environmental regulations, trade war and uncertainty about the global economy formed the backdrop for shipping in 2019.

At the center of things, as always, was the world's largest container shipping line, Maersk. But one story about the Danish company in particular got by far the most attention from ShippingWatch's readership this year.

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