Both Unifeeder and the Danish Shipowners' Association welcome the European Commission's proposal to reduce the level of bureaucracy in European shipping. The proposal is even more ambitious than the shipowners expected.
BY JAKOB VESTERAGER & KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN
It was very much a step in the right direction when the EU Commission on Monday revealed a proposal to reduce the administrative requirements that are currently weighing European shipping down, says the Danish Shipowners' Association.
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.