Wan Hai could replace Hapag-Lloyd in THE Alliance: Yang Ming ex-boss

Yang Ming Marine Transport’s ex-chairman Bronson Hsieh suggested to Taiwanese media that Wan Hai Lines could be a suitable substitute for Hapag-Lloyd in THE Alliance.

Speaking to ETToday, Hsieh noted that Wan Hai, which operates solo Transpacific routes, had ambitions of launching Asia-Europe services.

Wan Hai also has begun taking delivery of eighteen 13,000 TEU ships that were ordered during the Covid-19 pandemic.

On 17 January, Hapag-Lloyd, which with over 1.9 million TEU of capacity, is THE...


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