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Tuesday, 02/28/2023 - Circular 2023-01 & 02

I. Internal Matters

New Application Forms

II. In Practice

1. Cash on board, port calls within the EU, declaration requirements, Italian law

2. Cabotage Trade, Spain, special regulations for different types of cabotage

III. Decisions

Repair contract, effectiveness of a "waiver" in the final invoice, claim for compensation for lost profit, interest rate

Thursday, 12/15/2022 - Circular 2022-11 & 12

I. Internal Matters

1. Members' Meeting October 2022/Extraordinary Members' Meeting December 2022

2. Members' Meeting 2023

3. "China and the World" by Professor David Gossett

4. New correspondent lawyers in South Africa

II. In Practice

New BIMCO clauses and contracts

III. Decisions

Time Charter, vessel's description, performance claims, "and/or", consideration of currents and swell, contradictions between vessel and weather service data

Monday, 11/07/2022 - Press Release 2022

Press release

Annual Members' Meeting of the

German Shipowners' Defence Association

held at the Hotel Empire Riverside, Hamburg on 27 October 2022

The Association's annual report, as presented by the Chairman of the Board Dr. Kurt Klemme (Reederei Nord GmbH) at the Members' Meeting...

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Deutscher Rheder V.a.G

You will find us in the Hafencity district of Hamburg, near Magellan-Terrassen and Sandtorhafen with its historical vessels.


Am Kaiserkai 6

20457 Hamburg


Phone: +49 (0)40 300 666-0

Fax: +49 (0)40 300 666-99