Ocean unveils new services for April

The Ocean Alliance -CMA CGM, COSCO, Evergreen and OOCL – has announced details of its new services from April 2018. The second phase of the network will see the roll out more than 40 services deploying approximately 340 containerships with a capacity of about 3.6 million teu. Routes covering UK ports include Atlantic East Coast Express 1 [ATE1] calling at Southampton and north-west Europe, New York, Baltimore, Norfolk and Charleston before ... [+]

Biggest yet for Felixstowe – Take 2

The world’s largest container ship, the 21,413teu OOCL Hong Kong, made its maiden call in Felixstowe on 22 June. Trumping the call by the 20,568teu Madrid Maersk, operated on the 2M NEU2 Asia to Europe service, a few days earlier, the call also marked the return of OOCL to the UK’s ... [+]

Ocean Alliance sets out service plans

Members of the new Ocean Alliance - COSCO, CMA CGM, Evergreen and OOCL – have set out their service plans when the new grouping starts operations in April next year. They will be branded as the ‘Day One’ network, deploying around 350 ships with capacity of 3.5 million teu and include ... [+]

Another shipping shake-up as ocean alliance confirmed – updated

Following several weeks of speculation, CMA CGM, COSCO Container Lines, Evergreen Line and Orient Overseas Container Line have confirmed that they are to form a new grouping, the Ocean Alliance.It will offer services including Asia-Europe, Transatlantic, Asia-Mediterranean, Asia-Red Sea, Asia-Middle East, Trans-Pacific, and Asia-North America East Coast. In a statement, its ... [+]

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