Maersk Line won the ‘Environment Protection Award’ at the 2013 Seatrade Asia Awards ceremony, held on 21 June, in Hong Kong.
Cliff Chow, General Manager for Sales at Maersk Line South China, accepted the award on behalf of Maersk Line. “It is a great honour for us, which again demonstrates that our continuous efforts to reduce environment footprint has been recognised by the industry and by customers,” said Chow. ”We will continue to improve our energy efficiency and contribute to drive the industry-wide change with a strong sustainability profile.”
Held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Hong Kong, the Award function was a night of celebration. Clients and business partners joined hundreds of top shipping executives to reward outstanding performances at the region's finest shipping event.
The Seatrade Asia Awards is an annual award function aimed to reward companies who have achieved excellence in the year. It is adjudicated by an independent panel of judges from different industries.
Established 40 years ago, Seatrade is a leader in maritime and cruise publications, conferences and exhibitions, training, awards and other special projects. They regularly conduct events like the international trade exhibitions and conferences across all maritime sectors, including the prestigious Seatrade Awards held at the Guildhall in London.