How many seafarers work for German shipping companies? How many ships are in the German merchant fleet? What contribution to the economy is made by German maritime shipping?
The VDR info pool has numerous graphics and data material available from the topic ranges of jobs & economic value, the German merchant fleet, shipping companies in Germany, maritime trade.
You are welcome to download the graphics in PNG format and PDF and to use them for own publications and presentations, indicating the relevant source and the following reference: “Graphics: Verband Deutscher Reeder“.
For most graphics, you can download the underlying data as XLS files (spreadsheet format). The spreadsheets also contain figures from previous years.