Maersk Line gets 78 ports in East-West network in 2015
Maersk Line can look forward to a substantial increase in number of ports on the East-West traffic when the 2M alliance is launched on January 1st 2015. Read on to learn which ports and how many additional services 2M creates.
BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN
Maersk Line and 2M partner MSC will be at the forefront of the East-West traffic when the two container carriers - the world's biggest and second-biggest - launch the large-scale alliance on the first day of the new year.
Following the full takeover of multipurpose operator Intermarine, Harren Group assumes full control over German SAL Heavy Lift and American Intermarine, with the combined fleet now totaling 50 project cargo carriers.