Danaos Corporation is one of the largest independent owners of modern, large-size containerships. Our fleet is chartered to many of the world’s largest liner companies on fixed-rate charters. Our current fleet of 74 containerships aggregating 467,493 TEUs, which includes 6 containerships on order aggregating 46,200 TEU with scheduled deliveries in 2024, ranks Danaos among the largest containership charter owners in the world based on total TEU capacity. Our fleet is chartered to many of the world’s largest liner companies on fixed-rate charters. Danaos Corporation’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “DAC”.
Our distinct edge in advanced shipping technology and long track record of safety, efficiency, and environmental responsibility has helped us forge lasting relationships with our customers. Our customers portfolio includes CMA-CGM, Hyundai Merchant Marine (“HMM”), MSC, Yang Ming, Hapag Lloyd, ZIM, Maersk, COSCO, OOCL, ONE, PIL, KMTC, Niledutch, Samudera, SITC, RifLine, OSC and TS Lines.
Danaos Corporation principal executive offices are in Piraeus, Greece and owns crewing offices in Cyprus, Russia, Ukraine, and site office in South Korea (Republic of Korea).
Our Board of Directors and Executive Officers provide strategic management for our company, while also supervising the management of these operations by Danaos Shipping Co. Limited, our exclusive Manager. Danaos Corporation has a management agreement with our exclusive manager Danaos Shipping for the provision of administrative, technical, and certain commercial management services.
Danaos Corporation, through the management agreement has shared and embedded its ESG commitments and goals to Danaos Shipping that is tasked with the proper implementation of these commitments and goals, using specific measurable metrics to track, monitor, assess and communicate the success or failure of our objectives. This is a Danaos Corporation report along with its subsidiaries3 and affiliates, including its exclusive Manager Danaos Shipping Co. Limited, to be called collectively as “Danaos” or the “Company” or “we”.
3As referred within the Annual Report of Danaos Corporation