Business development for the maritime industry

Alexander Hey Research Coordinator Business Development Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 83E-Mail: Hey[at]dmz-maritim.de Whether we’re talking about digital platforms, autonomous ships, the need for CO2 reduction or the shortage of skilled workers – the maritime industry is...

Green shipping, maritime sovereignty and retaining expertise

Capt. Runa Jörgens Shipping Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 71E-Mail: Joergens[at]dmz-maritim.de In May 2020, the German Maritime Centre commissioned PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH WPG (PwC) to prepare a study on financing instruments in the maritime industry. The study...

Evaluation of the procedure for levying import VAT

Capt. Runa Jörgens Shipping Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 71E-Mail: Joergens[at]dmz-maritim.de In Germany and the other EU member states, import VAT is levied on goods imported from third countries. In Germany, the customs administration is responsible for this levying. In...

Modernisation of coasters and inland waterway vessels

Capt. Runa Jörgens Shipping Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 71E-Mail: Joergens[at]dmz-maritim.de In summer 2019, the German Maritime Centre commissioned a study to develop proposals for the future promotion of a sustainable modernisation of short-sea shipping and inland...