ShippingWatch

Media: Maersk ready to divest Esvagt

According to Danish newspaper Børsen, A.P. Moeller-Maersk is working full-swing to prepare the divestment of offshore carrier Esvagt. A minority of shareholders oppose the move and want to keep the carrier on Danish hands.

Preparations for the sale of Esbjerg-based offshore carrier Esvagt are underway at A.P. Moeller-Maersk, which currently owns 75 percent of the shares, reports Danish newspaper Børsen, noting that Esvagt has been placed under the group's Operated Investments Portfolio, which is aimed at trimming smaller companies in the conglomerate in order to prepare them to be sold.

Esvagt entering wind market in earnest

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Shipping in a safe position despite shaky world economy

Container carriers are facing a couple of difficult years, but otherwise the shipping industry looks set to do well despite dark clouds over the world economy, according to shipping analyst. ”Right now, most companies are making a lot of money.”

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs