The surging transportation market is still going strong in 2022, and the massive demand and high rates are the background for Maersk presenting yet another record result Wednesday morning.
Maersk already signaled the strong result Tuesday by providing provisional numbers on the development and announcing an upward adjustment to the full-year guidance, meaning the operating result (EBITDA) is now expected to land at approx. USD 37bn against USD 30bn previously.
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