Maersk enters harassment settlement with second female cadet
A few days after Maersk reached a settlement with former ship cadet Hope Hicks, who was by all accounts sexually assaulted on Maersk ship Alliance Fairfax in 2019, the liner has reached a new settlement deal with another plaintiff, ship cadet ’Midshipman Y’.
Hafnia, Torm, Norden and Scorpio Tankers have seen big profits this year in a strong tanker market, which has been highly affected by Russia’s war in Ukraine. The carriers are now sending record-high dividends out to stakeholders.
Demand on the majority of busy container routes is now at its lowest level in three years, an influential analyst bureau reports, saying volumes may continue to plummet beyond the Chinese New Year in February.