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    J. Lauritzen celebrates Japanese business relations

    For more than 30 years J. Lauritzen has had close relations to Japan. This was underlined at the annual cocktail reception hosted by J. Lauritzen in the lavishing surroundings of Happo-en-Tokyo on 16 September 2015.

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    IMPA initiates Henrik Steffensen Award

    In conjunction with the International Marine Purchasing Association's (IMPA) Exhibition and Conference in London, the Henrik Steffensen Award for "Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Corporate Social Responsibility" was initiated as part of the IMPA ACT Awards on 10 September 2015.
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    J. Lauritzen receives award for responsible supply chain management efforts

    Today, J. Lauritzen was honoured with an award from the International Marine Purchasing Association (IMPA) for the efforts made within the field of responsible supply chain management.

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 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, Switzerland and USA.