Large container merger paved with problems

Continuing losses at Chilean CSAV, the loss of market shares and volumes in South America, along with requirements for large capital injections and a stock listing are the key risks in Hapag-Lloyd's acquisition of the carrier, says Alphaliner.

Continuing losses at CSAV and overlapping routes on Latin America could be a tough challenge in the expected merger between German Hapag-Lloyd and the Chilean container carrier, currently set to become the 4th largest container carrier in the world with a total market share of 5.6 percent.

Already a subscriber?Log in here

Read the whole article

Get access for 7 days for free. No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

With your free trial you get:

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
Must contain at least 6 characters
Must contain at least 2 characters
Must contain at least 2 characters

Get full access for you and your coworkers

Start a free company trial today

Share article

Sign up for our newsletter

Stay ahead of development by receiving our newsletter on the latest sector knowledge.

Newsletter terms

Front page now

Further reading