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CMA ships mark New Suez opening

[ August 6, 2015   //   ]

Two CMA CGM ships, the Laperouse and the Titan were due to head a procession of vessels to officially open the New Suez Canal inauguration today (Thursday 6 August). Some 5,000 VIP guests attended the event to mark the completion of work to enlarge the canal.CMA CGM is a major user of the Canal with 11 regular services – or an average a vessel in each direction every day.