News articles and press releases

Jan 15 2018
News article

This week, Lauritzen Kosan has reflagged two of its ships to Denmark for the first time since 2003.

Danish PM visits Singapore
Dec 6 2017
News article

On 30 November during his official visit to Singapore, the Danish Prime Minister Mr. Lars Loekke Rasmussen, along with minister of employment Mr. Troels Lund Poulsen, attended a working lunch hosted by the Minister of Trade and Industry S. Iswaran and Minister for Transportation Dr. Lam with main focus on the Maritime Sector, how to cope with disruption and be prepared for the future.  

Nov 17 2017
Press release

“Despite continued dry cargo improvements in Q3, a balanced market is still some time away”, says CEO Mads P. Zacho, adding that “our largest gas carriers remained negatively impacted by the continued weak market conditions for the size segments above ours.”

Sep 19 2017
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The Global Maritime Forum is a global platform for high-level leaders from the entire maritime spectrum aiming to effect positive long-term change for the industry and for society.

Sep 15 2017
News article

On Wednesday 13 September J. Lauritzen hosted the annual cocktail reception for business friends and associates in Japan

Aug 11 2017
News article

Connecting and maintaining strong relations with business partners is top priority for J. Lauritzen. Thus, in keeping with tradition, Lauritzen Bulkers yesterday hosted the LILLA DAN BROKER EVENT 2017 with our brokers onboard J. Lauritzen’s topsail schooner, Lilla Dan.

Jun 29 2017
News article

After more than 15 years with the Lauritzen Group, of which the last six years as President of Lauritzen Kosan, and since March 2017 also as interim head of our dry bulk activities, Thomas Wøidemann has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer (COO) of J. Lauritzen with effect from 1 July 2017.

Jun 22 2017
News article

On Wednesday 21 June, J. Lauritzen hosted a well-attended EU discussion on behalf of the Danish Propellers’ Club.

Apr 28 2017
News article

We are pleased to announce that J. Lauritzen Singapore Pte. Ltd. (JLS) on 25 April 2017 was awarded MSI-AIS (Maritime Sector Incentive - Approved International Shipping Enterprise) at the Singapore International Maritime Award 2017.

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