Partner Country of the Hanse Sail Rostock
Every year the country who hold the Presidency of the CBSS before the Hanse Sail is selected as the international partner country of the Hanse Sail. The tradition was started in 2005 with Poland, which is since then enrichting the maritime event with the Polish market.
To mark the 20th Hanse Sail 2010 two German states were named for the first time as national partners of the event: the capital Berlin and the twin city of the Hanseatic city of Rostock, Bremen. When choosing a national partner state, the state has priority, that chairs the Federal Council.
The Hanseatic City of Rostock desires to win the following designated national partners for a presentation and the participation at the Hanse Sail:
International Partner Countries of the Hanse Sail
2012: France (instead of Germany)
Subject to change.