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Temporary flagging-out


The German legislator gives shipping companies or operators under certain conditions the permission to change to a foreign flag for a limited amount of time. In accordance with § 7 of the “Flaggenrechtsgesetz” (flag act), the ship remains registered in a German shipping register throughout the change to a foreign flag but receives the permission to fly a foreign flag.

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