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    Initiatives in Maritime Industries

    Responsible Ship Recycling Standards (RSRS)

    KfW IPEX-Bank was the first German bank to adopt the RSRS which were founded by ABN AMRO, ING and NIBC in 2017 to promote responsible ship recycling and minimise the dangers associated with hazardous materials onboard ships.

    Find out more: KfW IPEX-Bank supports improved standards for responsible ship recycling (RSRS)

    Poseidon Principles

    KfW IPEX-Bank has endorsed the Poseidon Principles, the global framework for responsible maritime finance. This is a further step to continuously develop the sustainability framework of KfW IPEX-Bank in financings for the maritime industry.

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