January 9 - Rickmers-Linie has established a new division - Rickmers-Linie (Singapore).

The German shipping line says this new operation will strengthen its presence in Southeast Asia, and take over responsibilities from its former agent in the country, Horizon Shipping, with immediate effect.

The new company will operate out of offices co-located with Rickmers Shipmanagement at the following address: Rickmers-Linie (Singapore) Pte Ltd; 11 Keppel Road; #10-04 ABI Plaza; Singapore 089057