Maersk Line makes up more than half of the Maersk Group’s total investment program in ships and rigs. Total amount invested until 2015 will be USD 7.6 billion. Of this, USD 4.3 billion will be invested in new container ships, including the 20 new Triple-E ships.
This was revealed on Thursday, in a presentation given by the Maersk Group CEO for the Danish Society of Financial Analysts, on the so-called Corporate Day. At the end of the first quarter of 2012, the Group’s order book contains approximately 60 new ships, rigs, and tugboats, for delivery over the next 3-4 years for a contract price of approximately USD 7.6 billion.