Hapag-Lloyd has opened an office in Odessa, Ukraine.

Ukraine is home to various mineral resources and has one of the world’s largest agribusiness sectors, which Hapag-Lloyd said make it an attractive export market for the company.

Juan Pablo Richards, senior managing director of south Europe at Hapag-Lloyd, explained: “The economic growth of the country is convincing, and many Ukrainian customers already rely on the services of Hapag-Lloyd. With the opening of our new office in the country, we pay tribute to the excellent business development and the enormous chances we see in this market.”