Hafnia CEO warns: Fossil-fueled shipping could deter young talent

If shipping is to find new talent, the industry needs to take environmental responsibility – and there are currently some who sit idly by. "The problem now is how we make sure the others don't drag us all in the wrong direction," says Hafnia CEO Mikael Skov.

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Talent does not just drop into the mailbox like bills, ships do not sail of their own accord, and if a steady stream of the former is not secured, that will yield problems for the latter.

Combined, these irrefutable truths will, however, pose a problem that the global shipping industry needs to focus on, according to Hafnia Chief Executive Mikael Skov.

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