Blue Growth and Maritime Policy

We strive to create the best possible framework conditions for the industry. We develop initiatives and analyses that can contribute to ensuring competitive framework conditions for Blue Denmark so that Denmark remains a leading maritime nation also in the future. We do this both nationally and internationally.

We have the following areas of responsibility:

  • International shipping policy, including bilateral relations and agreements in the maritime field
  • The growth conditions of Blue Denmark
  • Maritime spatial planning
  • Port areas, including the committee for commercial ports
  • Taxation, including the tonnage taxation act
  • CSG and trade policy
  • Baltic Sea cooperation
  • Nordic cooperation
  • Danish Maritime Days
  • Climate negotiations
  • Growth consultants
  • EU (blue economy, integrated maritime policy and ocean governance)
  • Acts:
    • Maritime spatial planning



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