TradeWinds Ship Recycling Forum 2011 – the DFDS experience.

Reality Check -- what every shipowner needs to know about scrapping in a non-OECD country. Danish ferry company DFDS thought they would avoid controversy by being fully transparent and sending the Tor Anglia to a green ship recycling facility in China. Gert Jakobsen, VP Communications and Environment of DFDS highlights the unexpected challenges DFDS faced along the way and offers his personal view of how shipping needs to respond to the negative public image of ship recycling.