An external rating is key to obtaining financing in the international financial markets. It assists providers of outside capital in evaluating the risk situation of companies and their financial instruments.
The international rating agencies Standard & Poor's and Moody's rate Hapag-Lloyd's financial strength on a regular basis. S&P rates Hapag-Lloyd currently "BB+", the outlook is stable. Moody's rates the Company with "Ba2" with a positive outlook.
The following summary shows Hapag-Lloyd AG's current issuer credit ratings: