Denmark to scrap fee to aid growth of flag

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It can be three to four times more expensive to register a ship in Denmark under present system.

Denmark
is
looking
to
scrap
the
initial
fee
for
registering
second-hand
ships
under
the
Danish
flag.

Copenhagen’s
plan
to
cut
the
change
is
intended
to
aid
the
growth
of
the
registry.

Anne
Steffensen,
chief
executive
of
Danish
Shipping,
said
in
a
statement:
“We
know
from
talks
with
Danish
and
foreign
shipping
companies
that
this
registration
fee
is
an
obstacle
when
they
wish
to
register
under
Danish
flag.”

She
added:
”It
is
a
good
day
for
the
Danish
maritime
cluster,
and

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Andy Pierce and Roderick Craig