Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) officially christened the World’s Largest Container Ship MSC Oscar with 19224 TEU capacity.
With eco-friendly, high-efficiency systems and state-of-the-art technology, MSC Oscar has been delivered earlier than its scheduled date, with the naming ceremony carried out on 8th January.
MSC Oscar is one of the three ships ordered by China’s Bank of Communications in 2013 and is hired on long-term charter by Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC).
The World’s largest ship MSC Oscar with the length of 395.4 m and width of 59 m is equal to the size of four combined football fields.
The ship will be scheduled to route of Asia-Northern Europe, i.e. Busan – Qingdao – Shanghai – Ningbo – Rotterdam – Antwerp and elsewhere.
Reference and Image Credits: DSME