OCEAN Alliance launches Tianjin-Europe service

The OCEAN Alliance of COSCO Shipping Lines, Evergreen Marine Corporation and CMA CGM has launched a new service connecting the northern Chinese port of Tianjin with Europe, in another sign of Tianjin’s growing volumes.

In a ceremony in Tianjin port on 9 April, port officials stated that it is also the first ocean-going route launched from Tianjin, which is part of the Belt and Road, this year.

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CMA CGM Picks Biomethane for 1st Low-carbon Shipping 

CMA CGM launches a first low-carbon shipping solution, bringing the Group a step closer toward carbon neutrality, says a press release published on their website.

Low-carbon shipping

CMA CGM provides customers with a new and immediately available solution, bringing the Group a step closer toward carbon neutrality, with biomethane, non-fossil energy.

12,000 tonnes of biomethane, the equivalent of two 1,400-TEU LNG-powered ships on an intra-European service for a whole year.

CO2 emissions reduction



CMA CGM Sets New Container Record

  • Group’s Jacques Saade ship sets a new world record for full containers onboard as it leaves Singapore.
  • It has the highest number of full containers aboard a single vessel.

According to an article published in Euro Fruit, CMA CGM Jacques Saade has set a new world record of the highest number of full containers aboard a single vessel.

Largest LNG Bunkering Operations Vessel

When it departed the port of Singapore on 8 April, the 23,000-TEU vessel was carrying 21,433 full containers (20ft equivalent...


CMA CGM unveils another major green step with purchase of bio-methane fuel

CMA CGM has stepped up its investment into alternative fuels, launching a project to buy 12,000 tonnes of bio-methane on a guarantee-of-origin basis.
It noted that this amount of fuel would be enough to power two of its intra-Europe subsidiary Containerships’ 1,400 teu LNG-powered vessels, deployed on a St Petersburg-Rotterdam Baltic Sea feeder loop, for an entire year.
However, the company stressed that, acquiring the fuel did not mean it would be …

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Top Carriers Embrace Track & Trace Standards

  • Nine of the container-shipping industry’s top carriers have adopted the open-source, free track and trace (T&T) standards developed by the association.
  • The members of the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) are CMA CGM, Evergreen, Hapag-Lloyd, HMM, Maersk, MSC, ONE, Yang Ming and Zim.
  • Five members now have the application programming interface (API) in production or testing.
  • All expect to soon be providing shippers and other parties access to the API to enable cross-carrier shipment...


CMA CGM Launches First Low-Carbon Shipping Offer By Choosing Biomethane

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Ahead of the UN Global Compact and as part of the first high-level preparatory talks for the COP26 summit, Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and CEO of the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, has put forward solutions that are immediately available and that contribute to achieving the Group’s objective of being carbon-neutral by 2050.

Biomethane, a non-fossil energy and a step closer to carbon-neutral shipping

The CMA CGM Group has reached another milestone in its efforts to be...


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