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Profile of registrant

Royal Association Netherlands Shipowners

Identification number in the register: 05693918534-87
Registration date: 10/04/12 10:09:56

The information on this organisation was last modified on 31/03/14 17:16:44
The date of the last annual update was 31/03/14 17:16:44

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Royal Association Netherlands Shipowners
Acronym: KVNR
Legal status: Organisation
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Martin Dorsman
Position: Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Martin Dorsman
Position: Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 40 Boompjes 
Rotterdam 3011XB
Telephone number: (+31) 104146001
Fax number: (+31) 102330081
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Our vision
In the KVNR’s vision, the Dutch shipping industry should be a modern industry with an excellent performance record plays a prominent role in a number of European and/or global market segments and at the same time manages to be the hub of the Dutch maritime cluster.

The shipping register of the Netherlands is a leading one within Europe, in terms of growth, standards and sustainability of the ships registered, as well as service and user-friendliness.

Our mission
By means of collective actions, the KVNR promotes an internationally competitive business climate for shipowners in the Netherlands. Representation of collective interests is achieved by playing a guiding role in future developments in the shipping industry, both at national and international level. Individually, we offer support to our members by advising them in matters of business climate, the maritime labour market and sustainability.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 15
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

We received information on EU initiatives via email.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Environment
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 01/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.