Press releases – archive

18.06.21
IMO resolutions: the general course is correct, the ambitions not yet
VDR on the latest IMO climate policy decisions / short-term measures of the MEPC: Insufficient ability to plan ahead for shipping companies / German shipping sector open to discussing market-based measures and stricter IMO climate targets
06.05.21
Training, competition, climate protection: VDR is counting on NMK in Rostock
Securing the next generation of maritime expertise/maintaining support for Germany as a shipping hub/boosting competitiveness/carbon-free fuels key for climate protection
23.02.21
German shipping sector optimistic about future course
2020 balance and outlook / new dynamic in shipping markets despite the pandemic / biggest challenges competitiveness and climate protection / vaccinations for seafarers
28.01.21
Standort Deutschland: Studien zeigen Nutzen der Schifffahrtsförderung auf
Evaluierung zu drei auslaufenden Fördermaßnahmen / Zahl deutscher Seeleute stabil trotz erheblich kleinerer Handelsflotte / VDR: baldige Verlängerung erforderlich
10.12.20
German Shipowners’ Association calls for intensified support for seafarers
Prioritised vaccinations for seafarers / UN and ILO resolutions must be implemented / enable crew changes for Christmas / acknowledge importance of maritime shipping