Hapag-Lloyd

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Hapag-Lloyd is at present the world’s sixth-largest container line.

Founded in 1970 via a merger between the two shipping companies Hamburg-Amerikanische Packetfahrt-Actien-Gesellschaft (Hapag / Hamburg-American Line) and North German Lloyd (NDL), Hapag-Lloyd is based in Hamburg, Germany, and has a presence in 114 countries, with 7,000 employees worldwide.

Hapag-Lloyd in 2014 merged with Chile's CSAV and in 2016 approved a merger with United Arab Shipping Company.

 

24 Mar 2017
Hapag-Lloyd said it’s facing a challenging start to 2017.
19 May 2016
United Arab Shipping Company shareholders are to vote early next month on a cooperation deal with Hapag-Lloyd.
Hapag-Lloyd, earnings, THE Allliance
13 May 2016
Hapag-Lloyd slumped to a net loss in a “very challenging” first quarter.
THE Alliance Mitsui O.S.K Lines, NYK Line, "K" Line, Hanjin Shipping , Hapag-Lloyd and Yang Ming Line
13 May 2016
The line up of the new alliance aimed at competing with the 2M and Ocean Alliance has been announced.
27 Apr 2016
Standard & Poor’s has placed Hapag-Lloyd on negative credit watch.
21 Apr 2016
Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company are in merger talks, in a surprise move that will accelerate consolidation in the troubled container shipping industry.
31 Mar 2016
Container lines in the G6 Alliance have canceled additional sailings on Asia-Europe routes where demand has been slack and rates have plunged to rock-bottom levels.
29 Mar 2016
Hapag-Lloyd must become bigger to compete with the leading container lines in a fast-consolidating market, the German carrier’s largest individual shareholder said.
23 Mar 2016
Hapag-Lloyd swung to a net profit of 114 million euros ($128 million) last year from a 604 million euro loss in 2014, posting its first year in the black since 2010 and closing the gap with industry pacesetters.
04 Mar 2016
Mundra, a privately-operated, minor cargo complex with modern infrastructure and ample hinterland connectivity, is emerging as an attractive port call for major container lines operating to and from India.
03 Mar 2016
Hapag-Lloyd plans to more aggressively seek shipments too large or heavy to fit into standard containers, and has established teams in Asia and the Americas to focus on oversize cargo.
23 Feb 2016
Hapag-Lloyd swung into profit in 2015 as cargo volume and revenue soared in the first year of its merger with the container arm of Chile’s CSAV.