At the 27th Annual Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards of Cargonews Asia, Hamburg Süd was awarded the title “Best Green Service Provider - Shipping Line” for the second time after 2012.
The award ceremony took place in Beijing on May 9 in front of some 300 representatives of the shipping, transport and logistics industry.
Readers of the Hong Kong-based shipping and logistics trade paper chose Hamburg Süd from a total of nine shipping companies nominated by a panel of experts. Among the criteria for the award were compliance with national and global environmental regulations and standards, adequate investment in new technologies and measures to reduce fuel consumption.
The award was accepted by Stefan Kirschner, Regional Director Region Asia-Pacific for Hamburg Süd.