On May 19th, the port of Rotterdam welcomed the MOL Triumph, one of the three container vessels of the world with a capacity of over 20,000 TEU. The ship will be calling on Rotterdam over the next few weeks. Over the next two months, the world’s top three ultra large container carriers will also be entering the port.
Orient Overseas Container Line announced the naming of its latest container ship, the OOCL Hong Kong, at a christening ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard, on Geoje Island, on May 12. With a carrying capacity at 21,413 TEU, the OOCL Hong Kong is one of the largest container ships in the world.
Eurogate announced that Ocean Alliance is getting ready for its first scheduled call at Eurogate Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven. The “OOCL Tianjin” will tie up for the first time on the Ocean Alliance NEU1 service, on 13 May 2017.
Members of the OCEAN Alliance, COSCO Container Lines, CMA CGM, Evergreen Line and Orient Overseas Container Line, have signed a document entitled the Day One Product, which sets out the proposed OCEAN Alliance’s network, including port rotation for each service loop.
G6 Alliance have announced the temporary suspension of their Central China service between Asia and the U.S. West Coast
Members of the G6 Alliance announced the Winter Program for Asia-U.S. East Coast sailings in response to seasonal changes in market demand
CMA CGM announced the rotation of its new service in the North East Asia, Australia and New Zealand Trade, commencing from Shanghai
OOCL announced a co-operation with CMA CGM, CSCL and PIL on a new service in the North East Asia, Australia and New Zealand trades
OOCL announced that dual environmental reporting standards through the use of both CCWG and ISO 14064-1 verifications have successfully been adopted
APL, Maersk and OOCL today announced a new cooperation on three existing Far East to Indian Subcontinent services, starting in February 2014.
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