Eksfin nears NOK 10bn in loan financing for green ship projects

Norwegian export credit agency Eksfin (formerly Export Credit Norway and GIEK) is playing a major role in accelerating the ‘green shift’ at sea, providing loan guarantees approaching 1 billion Euro for the construction of 35 eco-friendly vessels over the last four years – including ‘Le Commandant Charcot’, the world’s most exclusive polar exploration cruise ship recently delivered to French cruise line PONANT by Norwegian shipbuilder VARD. Read More


Strong “green” maritime growth in Norway

This is the first time such a mapping exercise has been conducted in Norway. The analysis was carried out by Menon Economics on behalf of Export Credit Norway, Enova, NCE Maritime CleanTech and the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association. Download the report here (in Norwegian only) The objective of the analysis… Read More