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Maersk's orderbook has become more regionally focused

Maersk currently has the smallest orderbook of the world's top ten container lines. Meanwhile, Maersk has no new mega vessels on order, which, according to Alphaliner, indicates that shipping line has changed its strategy in terms of ordering newbuilds.

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Maersk's newbuild ordering strategy seems to have undergone a change in character, estimates analyst firm Alphaliner.

From operating some of the biggest container ships in the world, the Danish-based container line currently does not have a single mega vessels on order. Instead, focus seems to have shifted towards mid-sized vessels.

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