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    Lauritzen Bulkers discusses grain at Seattle conference with large industry players

    More than 180 international buyers and end users are in Seattle, Washington – eager to meet and build relationships with more than 300 suppliers over two days of educational sessions and networking opportunities at the Export Exchange 2014.

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    Lauritzen Bulkers participates actively in the Coaltrans World Coal Conference

    Today, Peter Borup, President of Lauritzen Bulkers (pictured at the far right), chaired a session on dry bulk shipping at the annual Coaltrans World Coal Conference in Copenhagen.
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    J. Lauritzen annual party resumed in Tokyo

    Last week, J. Lauritzen resumed the tradition of an annual cocktail reception for business friends and associates in Japan. The event took place at Happo-En in Tokyo where about 200 representatives from trading houses, shipyards, ship owners and other companies associated with JL attended, enjoying a couple of nice hours in the company of their JL hosts.

Shipping company with world-wide operations headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.


J. Lauritzen operates a modern, diversified fleet of bulk carriers and gas carriers. We are wholly-owned by the Lauritzen Foundation; a commercial foundation with the objective of supporting shipping, culture, social humanitarian work and education.


We directly employ a staff of around 1,300 employees at sea and ashore of many different nationalities. Apart from our office in Copenhagen, we have overseas offices in China, the Philippines, Singapore, Spain and USA.