Press releases & Contact

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Press
13.04.22

German Shipowners’ Association – Generational change in the Executive Management

Dr Martin Kröger (47) to succeed former Senator Ralf Nagel (63) as Chief Executive Officer
Press
30.03.22

VDR demands safe passage for ships stranded in Ukraine

At least 60 ships with more than 1,000 seafarers in ports in the war zone / “Shipping must not become a bargaining chip” / Association...
Press
02.03.22

German Shipowners’ Association condemns Russia’s attack on Ukraine

Concern for seafarers / Shipping relies on free trade routes / Ukrainians and Russians important part of crews / Ships stranded in...