CMA CGM Group recently informed that its “CMA CGM Brazil” became the largest container ship to ever dock on the U.S. East Coast.
As the company noted:
CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce that the new CMA CGM Brazil is the largest vessel ever to enter the port of New York & New Jersey and to dock on the U.S. East Coast.
In fact, the 366 meter long – equivalent to eight Statues of Liberty – and 51 meter wide vessel has a 15,072 TEU capacity while is currently deployed on the weekly Columbus JAX service.
For the records, following “CMA CGM Brazil” East Coast journey, it will set individual vessel-size records at the following ports: Port of Savannah (September 19) and Port of Charleston (September 20).
The CMA CGM Brazil’s deployment is a symbol of the Group’s commitment to supporting that recovery and to contributing to the U.S. economy’s overall health.
…the group concluded.