SERVICES

CMA CGM bundles its short-sea activities

Marseille - The CMA CGM Group has announced the union of its Containerships and MacAndrews brands under the single Containerships brand

Marseille - The CMA CGM Group has announced the union of its Containerships and MacAndrews brands under the single Containerships brand.

Together, Containerships and MacAndrews operate a fleet of 32 vessels and 700 trucks, calling 64 ports through 26 maritime services and 8 inland services. The single Containerships brand resulting from their union will be able to unlock major synergies and to focus on commercial growth and on the development of high-quality services for its customers. In addition, the integration of the local agencies networks will allow for the creation of a tailored intra-regional service.

“By joining two recognized and complementary intra-European experts, the CMA CGM Group will create and develop a multimodal transport intra-European leader. The new, innovative Containerships brand integrates into the Group’s strategy aimed at densifying its regional coverage and at developing tailored end-to-end solutions for its clients,” Guillaume Lathelize, Senior Vice President – Short Sea Lines Med & North Europe.

Pressed for time?

Get the best news of the week in your inbox

Subscribe ››