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Spain-Morocco ferry links change hands

Flensburg-based ferry company, FRS, is selling its 23-year-old subsidiary, FRS Iberia, to Denmark’s DFDS. The Danish ferry operator will take over routes between Spain and Morocco including services between Tarifa and Tangier, Algeciras, Gibraltar,…

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IMO elects new Secretary-General

Arsenio Antonio Dominguez Velasco from the Republic of Panama has been elected as the new Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for a four-year term starting on January 1, 2024. The election is subject to approval by the…

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Anschütz returns to a German owner

Germany’s DMB Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH has taken over the entire Anschütz group known previously as Raytheon Anschütz and a subsidiary of the US defence company Raytheon. The change of ownership includes all existing rights and…


SMM, the leading international maritime trade fair

Digital transformation, as well as climate change and the maritime energy transition demand groundbreaking, implementable solutions - they all take center stage at the 30th SMM. With an expanded spectrum of key areas and additional presentation…


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