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    • MARINE INTERIORS - Cruise & Ferry Global Expo 2021 cancelled

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      06.17.2021

      MARINE INTERIORS - Cruise & Ferry Global Expo 2021 cancelled

      Following extensive consultations with its partners, Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH decided to cancel the MARINE INTERIORS Cruise & Ferry…

    • On-shore power plant at Kiel's Ostseekai officially inaugurated

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      06.16.2021

      On-shore power plant at Kiel's Ostseekai officially inaugurated

      • On-shore power plant with 16 megawatts of output can supply two ships in parallel. … • After a successful integration test, "AIDAsol…

    • Institute for the World Economy study underlines the enormous importance of the Kiel Canal for all of Germany and Europe

      Economy

      06.14.2021

      Institute for the World Economy study underlines the enormous importance of the Kiel Canal for all…

      In connection with the discussion about the corona-related suspension of canal dues for the Kiel Canal, the Kiel Canal Initiative eV…

    • Schedule Reliability: Hapag-Lloyd to provide full transparency on vessel arrivals

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      06.11.2021

      Schedule Reliability: Hapag-Lloyd to provide full transparency on vessel arrivals

      With this initiative on schedule reliability, Hapag-Lloyd is tackling one of the main challenges faced by the global shipping industry.

    • China: COVID-19 outbreak in Greater Bay Area

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      06.11.2021

      China: COVID-19 outbreak in Greater Bay Area

      Anne Thiesen, Port of Hamburg Marketing’s Representative in Hong Kong, reports on the consequences of the most recent Covid-19 outbreak in…

    • HHLA Annual General Meeting 2021: Large majority favours proposal for scrip dividend

      Economy

      06.11.2021

      HHLA Annual General Meeting 2021: Large majority favours proposal for scrip dividend

      • Dividend distribution of € 0.45 per Class A share in the form of a scrip dividend approved … • All other proposals also approved … •…

    • World’s first large container ship converted to LNG to arrive in Hamburg

      Shipping News

      06.07.2021

      World’s first large container ship converted to LNG to arrive in Hamburg

      „Brussels Express“ lief erstmals in seinen Heimathafen Hamburg ein – es ist das weltweit erste Großcontainerschiff, das auf Gasantrieb umgerüstet worden ist.

    • Positive first-quarter throughput trend in Port of Hamburg

      Handling results

      05.27.2021

      Positive first-quarter throughput trend in Port of Hamburg

      The Port of Hamburg’s seaborne cargo throughput in the first quarter exceeded expectations. The upward trend here was powered by a steep increase in March ...

    • HPC to support Puerto Mejillones in Optimising Terminal Operations

      Economy

      05.20.2021

      HPC to support Puerto Mejillones in Optimising Terminal Operations

      Comprehensive assessment of governance, processes, infrastructure, IT and cargo handling equipment in successful collaboration with…

    • Containership ‘HMM NURI’ makes first call in Hamburg

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      05.17.2021

      Containership ‘HMM NURI’ makes first call in Hamburg

      On Saturday,15 May the ‘HMM NURI’, the first containership in a newbuild series total of eight for the South Korean shipping company HMM -…

    • HHLA reports strong start into 2021

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      05.12.2021

      HHLA reports strong start into 2021

      • Group revenue at € 348.7 million (+3.9 percent); operating result (EBIT) at € 46.3 million (+26.4 percent) • Significant decrease of 6.6…

    • India is fighting the second wave of Covid-19

      Economy

      05.07.2021

      India is fighting the second wave of Covid-19

      The situation in India is dramatic and has an increasing

    • Fairway adjustment on the Lower and Outer Elbe – start of two-stage release of increased drafts

      Shipping News

      05.03.2021

      Fairway adjustment on the Lower and Outer Elbe – start of two-stage release of increased drafts

      After completion on schedule of dredging works for the fairway adjustment on the Elbe, the first release for increased drafts was…

    • New Silk Road: Services between Hamburg and Xuzhou successfully established

      Hinterland

      04.30.2021

      New Silk Road: Services between Hamburg and Xuzhou successfully established

      The Port of Hamburg is a top destination for rail services between China and Germany. Since November last year, a new link has become…

    • Tapping the future of shipping – Hapag-Lloyd published new sustainability report

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      04.29.2021

      Tapping the future of shipping – Hapag-Lloyd published new sustainability report

      • Sulphur oxides reduced by 70% compared to the previous year … • Additional fuel savings achieved through ship optimisations … • New…

    • Hamburg Süd launches Value Protect

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      04.27.2021

      Hamburg Süd launches Value Protect

      New Hamburg Süd product offers additional protection and fast, unbureaucratic resolution in the event of cargo damage. … With inland…

    • Webinar: Linking Sea and Land – a Baltic Sea Region Initiative

      Economy

      04.22.2021

      Webinar: Linking Sea and Land – a Baltic Sea Region Initiative

      Join the LISA Webinar May 25th or May 27th to learn more! LISA (Linking Sea and Land) aims to establish a long-term process to support…

    • Suez Canal blockade: Hamburg expects only a slight increase in traffic

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      04.16.2021

      Suez Canal blockade: Hamburg expects only a slight increase in traffic

      Port of Hamburg thoroughly prepared for upcoming traffic after Suez Canal blockade. Here you can find some facts and figures. … • The…

    • Rhenus takes a majority holding in Arkon Shipping & Projects

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      04.12.2021

      Rhenus takes a majority holding in Arkon Shipping & Projects

      Rhenus Maritime Services, the charterer and shipping company for short-sea traffic with operations across Europe, took over 60 percent of…

    • HPC signs a Memorandum of Understanding with IPC Learning & Consulting/PMLI

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      04.01.2021

      HPC signs a Memorandum of Understanding with IPC Learning & Consulting/PMLI

      HPC Hamburg Port Consulting, the logistics consultancy providing management consulting and software solutions for ports, sea and inland…

    • Karin Lengenfelder ‘takes over the watch’ from Jürgen Behrens

      Personnel matters

      03.31.2021

      Karin Lengenfelder ‘takes over the watch’ from Jürgen Behrens

      After almost 48 years Jürgen Behrens, head of Port of Hamburg’s Representative Office South, is bidding farewell to logistics and going…

    • EVER GIVEN Successfully Refloated Normal Transits of Suez Canal Resume

      Shipping News

      03.30.2021

      EVER GIVEN Successfully Refloated Normal Transits of Suez Canal Resume

      Evergreen Line is pleased to confirm that EVER GIVEN has been successfully refloated within the Suez Canal at approximately 15:04 March 29…

    • Greening the Fleet – Actions and Potentials in the Inland Waterway and Short Sea Shipping Transport Sector

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      03.24.2021

      Greening the Fleet – Actions and Potentials in the Inland Waterway and Short Sea Shipping Transport…

      The global economy has been suffering the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic for the better part of the last year. The shipping sector was…

    • Russia's economy remains resilient

      Economy

      03.19.2021

      Russia's economy remains resilient

      According to preliminary estimates, Russia's gross domestic product for 2020 will decline by 3.5 to 4.8 percent. The first two months of…