CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping Group, is pleased to announce a new step in its development strategy to the West African coast. Major Group’s services, linking the West African coast to its major economic partners of Europe, Asia, Middle East and India have been upgraded offering the Group’s clients optimum coverage, a new fleet, and improved transit times.
Marseille (France), April 29, 2016 - CMA CGM, a global leader in container shipping, today announces that it has received approval from the European Commission for its pending acquisition of Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), Southeast Asia’s largest container shipping company (SGX: N03). The proposed transaction was notified to the European Commission on March 8, 2016 and was cleared today following a Phase 1 review, under the condition of NOL’s exit from the G6 shipping alliance, which has been already committed by NOL and CMA CGM.
The CMA CGM Group launches AQUAVIVA, a new generation of containers which allows for the safe carriage of live lobsters in their original water in conditions maintaining their natural habitat. The development of this global innovation relies on CMA CGM’s Reefer specialist expertise and the unique technology INNOPURE®, developed by EMYG Environnement & Aquaculture.