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    1. November 11, 2014

      Maersk warns of slowing global trade

      AP Møller-Maersk lowered its forecast for growth in global trade as the owner of the world’s largest container shipping line...

    2. July 8, 2014

      Maersk writes off $1.7bn from Brazilian oilfields

      Danish conglomerate AP Møller-Maersk has announced a $1.7bn hit to its oil assets in Brazil, becoming the latest company to...

    1. June 17, 2014

      China blocks proposed three-way shipping alliance

      China has scuppered a deal to create a shipping alliance on the world’s three biggest trade routes in a sign of the...

    2. February 27, 2014

      Maersk chief predicts ‘year of hard work’

      AP Møller-Maersk issued a cautious outlook for 2014 as the Danish conglomerate’s chief executive said it faced a “year of...

    3. January 7, 2014

      Maersk: turning the tanker

      AP Møller-Maersk’s sale of a stake in Denmark’s largest retailer comes with a paradox. There is a lot to like about the...

    4. January 7, 2014

      Maersk to sell stake in Dansk Supermarked to focus on ‘four legs’

      AP Møller-Maersk is selling most of its stake in Denmark’s largest retailer for $3bn as the shipping-to-oil conglomerate...

    5. November 13, 2013

      Maersk hails growth in global trade

      AP Møller-Maersk hailed signs of an uptick in global trade as the Danish conglomerate lifted its profit outlook for this...

    6. October 6, 2013

      Nils Andersen, CEO, AP Møller-Maersk

      When the Majestic Maersk, the latest ship from AP Møller-Maersk, docked in Copenhagen in late September, nearly 250,000...

    7. October 6, 2013

      Arctic shipping routes still a long-term proposition, says Maersk

      Arctic shipping routes will take at least 10 to 20 years to provide commercial opportunities, according to the chief...

    8. August 16, 2013

      Maersk uses slower ships to speed profits

      AP Møller-Maersk refused to call a bottom in the container shipping market even as the bellwether for global trade reported...

    9. February 22, 2013

      Maersk muted on outlook for Asia trade

      AP Møller-Maersk warned of a “bleak” outlook for trade between Asia and Europe and forecast only a modest increase in global...

    10. November 18, 2012

      Focus on oil exposes Maersk to volatility

      AP Møller-Maersk’s name is synonymous with container shipping. But now the Danish conglomerate with interests from oil...

    11. November 18, 2012

      Shipping sector caught in choppy waters

      The last thing the container shipping sector needs when it is plagued by overcapacity and falling freight rates is the...

    12. November 18, 2012

      Maersk to switch away from shipping

      Danish conglomerate AP Møller-Maersk has delivered a damning assessment of the state of the container shipping sector by...

    13. May 16, 2012

      Maersk suffers heavy loss at container arm

      The chief executive of Denmark’s AP Møller-Maersk has vowed to focus on boosting the container shipping industry’s...

    14. April 16, 2012

      Architect of the modern Maersk

      The man who turned AP Møller-Maersk into the most important force in world shipping, Maersk McKinney-Møller, has died at the...

    15. March 5, 2012

      Maersk laments erosion of shareholder value

      The container shipping industry is consistently destroying shareholder value and needs to rein back fleet growth to improve...

    16. February 27, 2012

      Maersk profits sink 33% on container woes

      Maersk Line, the world’s largest container ship operator, says it will use all the tools at its disposal to return to...

    17. December 21, 2011

      Container shipping alliances to join forces

      Two of the three big alliances of container shipping lines are to join forces to offer joint services on the key Asia to...

    18. November 9, 2011

      Container slump hits Møller-Maersk

      The owner of Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping line, has acknowledged a new service it introduced has...

    19. August 17, 2011

      Maersk chief ‘not gloomy’ after container earnings fall

      The chief executive of AP Møller-Maersk, the world’s largest container shipping company, has insisted he is “not gloomy at...

    20. May 11, 2011

      Container shipping recovery continues

      Two of the largest companies handling marine container trade provided evidence on Wednesday of the sector’s continuing...

    21. February 23, 2011

      Maersk: calm before the rate storm?

      With the benefit of perfect hindsight it is easy to chastise investors for cutting 70 per cent from Maersk’s share price...

    22. February 23, 2011

      Maersk warns on container shipping rebound

      AP Møller-Maersk has provided evidence that container shipping’s sharp post-recession rebound is losing speed, warning that...

    23. December 23, 2010

      Maersk buys SK Energy’s Brazil stakes

      AP Møller-Maersk, the Danish-based shipping and oil group, is buying the Brazilian oil interests of SK Energy, South Korea’s...

    24. November 10, 2010

      Maersk predicts turnround as volumes recover

      Denmark’s AP Møller-Maersk has said it expects to report its most profitable year in its history in 2010, in a marked...

    25. August 18, 2010

      Sharp upturn in use of shipping containers

      The use of shipping containers, a barometer of the global economy, has risen sharply this year, surpassing even the record...

    26. August 18, 2010

      Maersk raises full-year profits forecast

      Denmark’s AP Møller-Maersk swung sharply back into profit for the six months to June 30 as the shipping and oil conglomerate...

    27. July 8, 2010

      Maersk returns to pre-crisis profit level

      The owner of the largest container shipping line is back to earnings levels it enjoyed before the sector was hit by its...

    28. May 28, 2010

      Maersk to stay in retailing

      The sale of Netto's UK operations is the latest in a series of transactions Nils Andersen has undertaken to sharpen AP...

    29. May 28, 2010

      Sale sharpens Maersk focus

      The sale of Netto's UK operations is the latest in a series of transactions Nils Andersen has undertaken to sharpen AP...

    30. May 13, 2010

      Maersk hints at container revival

      Denmark's AP Moller-Maersk, owner of the world's largest container shipping line, announced yesterday a sharp swing back...

    31. May 12, 2010

      AP Møller-Maersk swings back into profit

      Denmark’s AP Møller-Maersk, owner of the world’s largest container shipping line, announced on Wednesday a sharp swing back...

    32. March 15, 2010

      Smoother passage beckons

      The scene in Europe's container ports has changed subtly in recent weeks. The sector has found itself coping with an...

    33. March 5, 2010

      Maersk sinks into loss for first time

      AP Moller-Maersk, the 105-year-old Danish shipping group, revealed yesterday that it suffered its first ever annual loss...

    34. March 4, 2010

      Maersk battles to contain losses

      When AP Møller-Maersk agreed in 2005 to pay €2.3bn ($3.1bn) for P&O Nedlloyd, then the world number three container line, it...

    35. March 4, 2010

      AP Møller-Maersk suffers first loss

      AP Møller-Maersk, the 105-year-old Danish shipping group, suffered its first ever annual loss last year and warned the woes...

    36. December 18, 2009

      Ferry operators agree merger

      Two of northern Europe’s largest ferry operators are to merge to create the continent’s largest operator by revenues, it was...

    37. December 2, 2009

      Shipping group seeks to clear the decks

      When traffic in the world container shipping industry started to collapse late last year, AP Moller-Maersk found itself in...

    38. December 2, 2009

      Maersk chief signals a change in direction

      The owner of the world's largest container shipping line has identified three areas outside its core shipping interests as...

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