United Kingdom

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Ocean Alliance CMA CGM

The Group has been present in the United Kingdom for over 25 years. The Group has 17 main line services and 2 feeder services from/to the UK. CMA CGM is the largest operator, in terms of tonnage, of UK flagged vessels in the world.

The Group offers multimodal transport solutions and its privileged relationships with its partners allow the company to provide the best services to customers. Thanks to its extensive portfolio of brands in the UK: CMA CGM, APL, CMA CGM LOG, MacAndrews, ANL, OPDR, the Group is able to meet all of the customers' needs.

CMA CGM in the United Kingdom

  • 220 dedicated Experts
  • 17 direct line services
  • 2 feeder services
  • 10 ports of call
  • 4 offices - Liverpool, Glasgow, Birmingham, London

OCEAN ALLIANCE in UK: import expansion

  • Key services FAL1 (100% CMA CGM operated) and FAL5 with first European call in the UK (Southampton and Felixstowe respectively)
  • Fastest Transits: North China; Tianjin (36 days) and Qingdao (31 days) to Southampton (FAL1)
  • Fastest Transits: Central China; Ningbo (27 days) and Shanghai (28 days) to Southampton (FAL1)
  • Fastest Transits: South China; Yantian (23 days FAL5) to Felixstowe
  • FAL1 Saturday arrival providing excellent connectivity with West Coast Feeder to Liverpool and rail services to Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Leeds
  • Excellent weekly coverage of Felixstowe with 3x calls per week (Monday (FAL7), Wednesday (FAL5), Saturday (FAL6) arrivals)
  • TRANSAT EB– Liberty Bridge 1st call Southampton improving TT by 7 days compared to current Ocean Three offering

OCEAN ALLIANCE in UK: export expansion

  • Faster export transit times from Southampton and Felixstowe for UK exporters
  • FAL 1 (100% CMA CGM operated call): We will benefit from Port Kelang option on FAL 1 ex Southampton and Xiamen. In terms of Xiamen we will offer a much more reliable service on our own vessels
  • FAL 5 : Faster export transits ex Felixstowe to Singapore (24 days) Faster direct calls to Shanghai (32 days) and Ningbo (34 days) than we currently offer
  • FAL6 : Faster export transit ex Felixstowe to Taiwan Kaohsiung (33 days) and Taipei (39 days)
  • FAL 7 : Faster export transits ex Southampton to Piraeus (7 days) Singapore (24 days) and Hong Kong (28 days) direct call to Nansha (37 days)