ShippingWatch

CMA CGM's new LNG vessel sets record

Container line CMA CGM now holds the record for the ship loaded with the highest possible number of containers. The record was set by the shipping line's new LNG-powered mega-vessel.

Photo: ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP / AFP

French container shipping line CMA CGM recently launched its first LNG-powered container vessel, and now the ship has become a record-holder.

The massive container ship has just been loaded with 20,723 full containers, which is the highest number of containers to ever be loaded onto a single ship.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.

No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Maersk Tankers CEO sees no reason to merge tanker carriers

It has long been discussed, and the chief executive of a competitor points to Maersk Tankers as a driver in the tanker sector's consolidation race. However, Maersk Tankers CEO Christian M. Ingerslev does not see much sense in combining balance sheets, he tells ShippingWatch.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs