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World's biggest container ship launched

Yesterday Chinese CSCL named the first of its five new container ships, the biggest container ships ever built. The ship can carry 19,000 teu.

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The biggest container ship to ever sail the world seas is now ready to start servicing customers.

On Tuesday, owner CSCL inaugurated the new giant ship, which has a capacity of 19,000 teu, naming it the CSCL Globe. Globe represents the first of five ships delivered from Hyundai Heavy Industries to CSCL.

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