Shippers put new pressure on the EU about the P3 alliance
Many shippers doubt whether Maersk Line, MSC, and CMA CGM will actually be able to avoid cooperating on prices. Global Shippers Forum raises new questions at the last minute.
BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN AND OLE ANDERSEN
Is it possible in practice for Maersk Line, MSC, and CMA CGM - the world's three largest container carriers - to operate a joint network of ships in their planned P3 alliance without in any way influencing the individual carrier's pricing and costs?