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

Katja Leuteritz Ports and Infrastructure Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 78E-Mail: Leuteritz[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...

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...

Expert report on water law

Dr. Regine Klose-Wolf Head of Communications Phone: +49 40 9999 698 - 51E-Mail: Klose-Wolf[at]dmz-maritim.de In spring 2019, the German Maritime Centre commissioned an expert report to examine the current provisions of German water law with a view to updating it. The...