On January 8, the third 23000TEU dual-fuel container ship built by Hudong Zhonghua, a subsidiary of China Shipbuilding Corporation, was named at the Changxing Island Shipbuilding Base.
Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation, won the construction contract for two 24000TEU ultra-large container ships of Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.
Ocean Network Express has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. for the 15-year long-term charter of six new Ultra Large Container Ships (ULCS) with a capacity greater than 24,000 TEU each, the world’s largest class ever.
Hapag-Lloyd has signed an order for six ultra large container vessels. The Korean ship yard DSME will build the 23,500+ TEU vessels and deliver them to Hapag-Lloyd between April and December 2023.
At the heart of the construction site of the largest LNG-powered container ship in the world, the report retraces the key stages from construction to commissioning of the new flagship of the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport and logistics.
As the name suggests, a vessel structured specifically to hold huge quantities of cargo compacted in different types of containers is referred to as a container vessel (ship). The process of sending cargo in containers is known as containerization.
The CMA CGM CHAMPS ELYSEES joins the French Asia Line, CMA CGM Group’s most emblematic line between Asia and Northern Europe.
Check out the list of largest container ships in the world in 2020 according to the cargo-carrying capacity.
HMM announced that all of its twelve 24,000 TEU containerships have been entirely filled with cargoes on their first voyage.