Awards

 Awards

The CMA CGM Group has received numerous distinctions recognising its expertise in shipping, its customer service, and its action as a responsible company, in accordance with the policy led by Rodolphe Saadé.

Awards obtained in 2017

CMA CGM receives the Blue Circle Award rewarding the Group’s voluntary efforts to reduce air emissions
At the end of April, CMA CGM received the Blue Circle Award by Vancouver Fraser Port Authority rewarding the Group’s voluntary efforts to reduce air emissions. CMA CGM, has been a recipient of this award four times consecutively since 2013.

Awards obtained in 2016

The Saadé family ranks 4th in Lloyd's List 100 most influential people in the shipping industry
"The Saadé family’s impressive ascent up the rankings of the most powerful people in shipping follows an extraordinary year for CMA CGM, the world’s third-largest container line and one now widely regarded as among the best in the industry." - Lloyd's List Editorial

CMA CGM awarded with the two highest distinctions from the Lloyd's List Global Awards 2016
The Group was distinguished during the prestigious Lloyd’s List Global Awards in London. An unprecedented result, CMA CGM was honored with the two highest distinctions of the ceremony: CMA CGM received the Company of the Year award and Rodolphe Saadé was distinguished as Newsmaker of the Year.

CMA CGM China awarded the "Excellent Service Provider" award by NIKE
The Group was also awarded for the best on-time performance (92 % +) among all carriers and the providing of a reliable origin & destination operation service.

CMA CGM awarded "Best Partner 2016" by SONY
For the 4th consecutive year, the Group was awarded 'Best Partner' by Sony, an expression of CMA CGM excellent contribution to Sony's supply chain.

CMA CGM China was named "Transporter of reference 2016" by its customer Huawei, a giant of the mobile telephony
On November 18th in Chongqing, China, Huawei, a leading provider of mobile telecommunications and telecommunications systems, awarded CMA CGM China (Central and South) the prestigious "Sea-Carrier Benchmark Supplier of the Year" title.

MacAndrews named Best Short Sea Shipping Company 2016 in Portugal for the 6th consecutive year
On November 24th, MacAndrews received the "Best Short Sea Shipping Company 2016" by Transportes & Negócios, the most famous Portuguese newspapers devoted to transport.

APL awarded the “Technology Innovation” prize at the Lloyd's List Asia Awards
On October 20, in Singapore, APL won the ‘Technology and Systems Innovation’ Award at the Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2016. A prize rewarding the interactive map developed by APL for the implementation of the mandatory VGM.

Captain Hervé Lepage of the CMA CGM ROSSINI rewarded by the International Maritime Organization for Heroic Acts at Sea
On November 21st in London, Captain Hervé Lepage, of the CMA CGM ROSSINI, 5,800 TEUs, was honored by a certificate from the International Maritime Organization for Heroic Act at Sea. At the awards ceremony, the Captain was represented by Michael Parker, General Manager of CMA CGM UK.

Once again, CMA CGM wins CONCOR India reward
On September 10, the Group was awarded the 2nd position in the top shipping lines category – North India, during the CONCOR EXIM Star Awards 2016 held in New Delhi.

The Group obtains the 'Gold level recognition' by Ecovadis for its CSR performance for the 2nd consecutive year
For the second consecutive year, the Group was awarded the "Gold Recognition Level" by Ecovadis, the rating agency specialized in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) evaluation. This distinction is the highest that a company can receive.

CMA CGM INDIA, once again rewarded by the transportation industry
CMA CGM India stood once again during two award ceremonies organized by the shipping industry: "Best Container Transport Operator" award and 'Container Line of the year' award

APL's customer service rewarded by Target, the US retail giant
Zach M, Customer Service Representative at APL and based in Nashville, won last July in Minneapolis, the ‘All-Star of the Year’ awarded by Target, one the U.S. retail giant. Target is the 5th largest retailer in the United States, behind Walmart, Home Depot, Kroger and Costco.

CMA CGM awarded "Supply Chain Provider of the year" by JCPenney
Nominated in 2015 but outperformed by Yusen Log, the Group won this year the "Supply Chain Provider of the year" award from JCPenney, the US department store. CMA CGM has been recognized for its partnership, responsiveness in the event of difficulties and an optimal booking processing.

CMA CGM awarded "Best Partner 2016" by SONY
For the 4th consecutive year, the Group was awarded 'Best Partner' by Sony, an expression of CMA CGM excellent contribution to Sony's supply chain.

CMA CGM India named "Container Shipping line of the year - America Trade" by EXIM India
During the 8th edition of the "South East Cargo & Logistics Awards 2016", on June 24 in Chennai, CMA CGM India was awarded the "Container Shipping Line of the Year – America Trade". This rewards the sales performance of CMA CGM India on the Southeast of India - North America and Latin America markets

CMA CGM elected "Top Shipping Line" by Borouge in Dubai
CMA CGM Regional Office of Dubai received the award of "Top Shipping Line" by Borouge, an Abu Dhabi public company owned by ADNOC (Abu Dhabi National Oil Company) that provides innovative plastic solutions. At the ceremony that awarded CMA CGM for the excellence of its services, the Group also awarded Borouge the "Best customer" prize.

CMA CGM receives the "Service Excellence Award" by Muntajat, the chemical and petrochemical industry leader in Qatar
On March 23 in Doha, CMA CGM received the "Service Excellence Award" by Muntajat, a Qatari public company specialized in the manufacture and export of petrochemical and chemical products. This title awards CMA CGM for the excellence of its customer service in 2015 and 2016

MacAndrews OPDR Scandinavia receives the "Climate prize of the year 2015" by Green Cargo
Green Cargo, railway company owned by the Swedish government specializing in goods transport, has awarded MacAndrews OPDR Scandinavia the 2015 'Climate prize of the year' during its awards ceremony in Stockholm on February 11.

CMA CGM India and ANL India rewarded at the Gujarat Junction Awards, India
CMA CGM India and ANL India agencies have both been rewarded at the Gujarat Junction Awards ceremony on January 8 in Gandhidham, India. CMA CGM INDIA received the award of the "Shipping Line of the year – Africa Trade”. Priya N, Commercial Manager, ANL India in Gandhidham has been also awarded "Women Professional of the Year" in recognition of her 20 years of experience in the maritime industry

Awards obtained in 2015

Carbon Disclosure Project: CMA CGM recognized for its transparency in battle against climate change
For the 5th year running the Group took part in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), achieving a score of 92 out of 100 points, one of the highest in the Transport and Logistics category. This excellent scoring duly rewards the Group’s strategy and commitment to sustainable development.

The Group’s skills development policy awarded at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards
Each year, during the Lloyd’s List Global Awards, the British daily shipping journal Lloyd’s List rewards the best achievements of the shipping companies over the preceding 12-month period. These awards are recognized as a guarantee of excellence in the shipping industry.

CMA CGM Australia named « Best Customer Service 2015 » at the Lloyd’s List Awards
At the 20th edition of the Lloyd's List Awards, CMA CGM Australia was named for the first time "Best Customer Service 2015" in the maritime transport category.

The Group awarded by HAROPA for its environmental policy
The 5th edition of the ESI (Environmental Ships Index) awards took place on December 3 in Paris. This year, the HAROPA representatives (alliance between the ports of Le Havre, Rouen and Paris) delivered the ESI trophies to 12 maritime companies having established the best environmental performance.

CMA CGM elected 'Best partner of the year 2015' by Hyundai GLOVIS in Slovenia
On November 27, the Group was named "Best partner of the year 2015" by Hyundai GLOVIS, which brought together 200 logistics partners at a ceremony in Slovenia.

Marseille Manutention, a Group subsidiary, wins 2015 Terminal Port Operations prize
Marseille Manutention, a subsidiary of the Group won the Terminal Port Operations 2015 prize at the 5th Nuit du Shortsea at the Collège des Bernardins in Paris on December 9th. COP21 oriented, La Nuit du Shortsea recognized 7 initiatives in a ceremony attended by 170 professionals.

MacAndrews nominated "Best Short Sea Shipping Company 2015" by the Portuguese magazine Transportes & Negócios
During a ceremony held on November 19 in Porto, Portugal, in the presence of key maritime actors, MacAndrews received the award of "Best Short Sea Shipping Company 2015" by Transportes & Negócios, the largest Portuguese transport magazine.

CMA CGM LOG China in Shenzhen named "Best Logistics Partner of the Year 2015" by his client ZTE Corporation
On November 11th in Shenzhen, ZTE Corporation, the largest telecommunications equipment company in China and customer of the Group for nearly 10 years, has awarded CMA CGM LOG China Shenzhen Agency the "Best Logistics Partner Of The Year 2015".

CMA CGM Ecuador named "Shipping Agency of the Year" by BASC for the 2nd consecutive year
On November 13 in Quito, in the presence of Ecuador's main economic actors, CMA CGM Ecuador received the award of "Shipping Agency of the year" by BASC. BASC certified since 2008, CMA CGM is the first shipping company to be awarded several years in a row in the shipping category.

CMA CGM India rewarded again by CONCOR and MALA (Maritime and Logistics Awards)
On September 19 in New Delhi, CONCOR, a subsidiary of the Indian Railways, awarded the 2nd prize for "best performing shipping line" for the North and North Central India region.

CMA CGM India awarded by the whole transport industry
After the 'Container Liner of the Year 2015' award presented at the Gateway Awards ceremony in Mumbai on August 21, CMA CGM India received several major awards, conveying CMA CGM's strong presence in the Indian market, with a growing number of customers and partners: the CONCOR Award, the Expeditors India Award, the Maritime and Logistics Awards (MALA).

CMA CGM India wins "Container Liner of the Year 2015"
The Group had won “Container Liner of the Year 2015” at the Gateway Awards ceremony in Mumbai as recognition of the Group’s excellent customer service and exemplary performance throughout the year 2014-2015.

The Group’s CSR performance awarded for the first time “Gold Recognition Level” by ECOVADIS
For the first time the Group has been awarded “Gold Recognition Level” by Ecovadis, the rating agency specialised in evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The distinction is the highest a company can receive for CSR and is further recognition of the Group’s commitment.

CMA CGM America receives the "2014 Ocean Carrier of the Year" award by Dollar Tree
CMA CGM America has been recognized by Dollar Tree as the "Ocean Carrier of the Year" in 2014 for its outstanding service performance.

CMA CGM rewarded by Tesco for UK teams professionalism and responsiveness
Ranked No. 1 of 5 carriers by Tesco in terms of overall performance in the 1st half of 2015, CMA CGM was awarded for its imports performance in Great Britain, the constant attention and commitment of CMA CGM teams in Liverpool to meet customers needs, especially during peak seasons, as well as their responsiveness in providing innovative transport solutions.

CMA CGM Jamaica awarded by Jamaica Exporters Association for its 2014 performance
The CMA CGM Jamaica Ltd Agency earned recognition from the Jamaica Exporters Association by receiving the "The Service Champion" award for its 2014 performance and contribution to the country's economic growth as a major export player.

CMA CGM awarded the "Environmental Campaign of the Year" prize by Containerization International
On June 18 in London, the British magazine for containerized transportation, Containerisation International (CI) awarded CMA CGM the "Environmental Campaign of the Year" award for its environmental commitment and, more importantly, for promoting sustainable development by setting ambitious targets.

CMA CGM is SONY’s 2015 Best Partner
CMA CGM has been awarded, for the 3rd consecutive year, "Best partner 2015" by SONY. This distinction recognizes CMA CGM for its work, its expertise and its commitment to SONY, one of the Group's major Asian customer.

MacAndrews: 2014's Best Operation Performance by Samsung Electronics
MacAndrews, subsidiary of the Group specialized in intra-Europe multi-modal solutions, received on May 28 in Wronki, Poland, the award of the Best Operation Performance 2014 by Samsung Electronics.

CMA CGM Papeete receives for the second time the "Excellence in Service Award" by MS The World - Residences at sea
As part of the Cruise Shipping Miami trade fair, gathering international cruise professionals in Miami last week, CMA CGM Papeete was awarded for the second time in 3 years, the “Excellence in Service Award" for 2014 from the luxury liner MS The World – Residences at sea.

CMA CGM India named "Main Line Operator of the Year – North India"
CMA CGM India teams received the "Main Line Operator of the Year – North India" award during the "Northern India Multimodal Logistics Awards” ceremony. With this award, all of North India shipping industry rewards CMA CGM performance, 3rd maritime carrier of the country.

CMA CGM awarded "International Carrier of the Year" by ASDA
CMA CGM Group was once again honored by ASDA, the British subsidiary of the American distribution giant Wal-Mart, by receiving the award of "International Carrier of the Year 2015" on March 13 in Leeds, United Kingdom. This is the 4th time in 5 years that CMA CGM has won this prestigious award.

CMA CGM agencies France awarded "2014 Best Carrier" by Kuehne Nagel
On the occasion of the “2014 Annual Carrier’s Survey” report by Kuehne Nagel France, CMA CGM France Agency obtained the best score in front of 21 shipping companies, and has been selected «2014 Best Carrier ». This recognition highlights the work and commitment of the CMA CGM teams.

Awards obtained in 2014

Jacques R. Saadé receives an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the Lebanese American University (LAU)
The Lebanese American University has awarded an honorary Doctorate Degree in Humane Letters to Jacques R. Saadé, in recognition of his achievements as a great business leader. T

Jacques Saadé awarded the ASCAME prize for its contribution to the economic development of the Mediterranean area
Jacques R. Saadé, received, during the 23rd general assembly of the ASCAME (Association des Chambres de Commerce et d’Industrie de la Méditerranée), on November 26, an award for his economic development actions, promotion of the Mediterranean basin image, and action in favor of peace and tolerance throughout the world.

The Agency ECOVADIS rewards the CSR performance of the Group
The ECOVADIS rating agency, specialized in CSR (corporate social responsibility), has just published the results of the Group’s evaluation. This yearly evaluation monitors social, ethical and environmental Responsibility of the entire Group. I

The social responsibility of the Group awarded at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards
This award recognizes the Responsible Company approach of the Group which participate in the social and economic development of countries where it is operating, according to values based on philanthropy and democratic principles,

CMA CGM, awarded the 2014 Blue Charter Trophy by Armateurs de France (French Ship Owners Association)
This award rewards CMA CGM for their actions towards sustainable development, which revolve around 4 main components: environmental, societal, educational and training components.

CMA CGM named Ocean Carrier of the Year by Deutsche Post DHL
CMA CGM received this week the Ocean Carrier of the Year Award by DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL, for its outstanding and consistent performance, excellent cooperation and reliable service.

The "China Air Transport Association" (CATA) recognizes CMA CGM Log China with the "Air Bronze Medal" Award
Since the strategic cooperation between CMA CGM and the AFKL Group (Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines) began in 2012, the volume of air cargo handled by CMA CGM LOG China has significantly increased, particularly in 2014.

CMA CGM Ecuador awarded Maritime Company of the year

CMA CGM India awarded by two Indian shipping organizations
During the 3rd edition of the Gujarat Star Awards ceremony, on November 22 in Ahmadabad, India, CMA CGM India has been awarded "Shipping Line of the Year - Africa Trade".

CMA CGM (America) LLC nominated by Inside Business as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Hampton Roads
CMA CGM (America) LLC has been recognized by Inside Business, The Hampton Roads Business Journal as one of the Best Places to Work in 2014. The agency was among 18 companies that were nominated because of its policy towards its employees, providing a working environment that is motivational, benefits that make lives easier, community involvement and a great work-life balance.

CMA CGM awarded best-competitive company in Senegal
On November 8, on the occasion of the 10th edition of the "Cauris d'Or Ceremony" (i.e Golden Cowry), the Group received the Cauris d'Or of the best-competitive enterprise in Senegal.

CMA CGM India receives the prestigious Maritime and Logistics Award for the Africa Trade
CMA CGM India, for the 4th consecutive year, was awarded with one of the most prestigious trophies of shipping and logistics in India, the Maritime and Logistics Award (MALA), in the category Container Shipping Line of the Year Africa trade Lanes.

CMA CGM designated "Employer of the Year 2014" by the Liverpool Chamber Training
CMA CGM has won the award for International Trade and Logistics - Employer of the Year 2014 with Liverpool Chamber Training during the International Festival of Business ceremony which was held at the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce.

CMA CGM designated Best Partner of 2014 by Sony
For the second consecutive year and the fourth time, the Group has been awarded the "Best Partner of 2014" prize in appreciation of CMA CGM continuous full support and the excellent contribution to Sony's Global Supply Chain Management.

CMA CGM Ningbo won the “Best Agency of 2013” award
CMA CGM Ningbo won “The Best Agency of 2013” award, which was one of two prizes the conference awarded to all the North East Asia offices. The other was “Most Improved Agent” which was awarded to the Hong Kong office.

CMA CGM awarded by the GT Nexus Shippers Council for its outstanding performance in 2013
It is during the annual conference for users of GT Nexus Bridges, which is held in June in Miami that CMA CGM has received this award in recognition of the excellent data quality provided to all the companies managing their Supply Chain through the GT Nexus platform "cloud supply chain platform".

The Group nominated at the Environment Awards of the Ports of Le Havre and Rouen
For the second consecutive year, CMA CGM was awarded for the good performance of its fleet with regards to air polluting emissions when calling Le Havre and Rouen.

CMA CGM selected best Carrier of the Abidjan Autonomous Port 2013
On Friday, March 21, was held in Abidjan the “Ports Forum", organized by the General Management of the Port of Abidjan. The ceremony, chaired by the Minister for Transport, Gaoussou Toure was placed under the patronage of the Minister for Budget, Abdouramane Cisse.

CMA CGM named « International Carrier of the Year » by ASDA
CMA CGM was honored by ASDA, a subsidiary of the American distribution giant Wal-Mart, by being awarded the International Carrier 2013 award. This is the third time in four years that the Group gets this award.

CMA CGM India awarded three times by CONCOR for its intermodal performances
CMA CGM India has been awarded during a ceremony organized in Hyderabad by Container Corporation of India (CONCOR), a subsidiary of the public operator Indian Railways, 3 awards for exceptional performances in 2013 by its intermodal platforms.

CMA CGM India awarded Shipping Line of the Year - North India - Africa Trade
CMA CGM India was named 'Shipping Line of the Year - North India - Africa Trade' in the Multimodal Logistics Awards ceremony organized on March 7 in New Delhi.

CMA CGM Lanka selected Best Shipping Agent for the quality of its Customer Service
CMA CGM Lanka was awarded the prize of the best agent for the quality of its Customer Service on the Colombo - Mediterranean trade at the annual ceremony of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers UK which was held on February 21 in Colombo.

The Group rewarded for its contribution to the economy of Yemen
The Yemenite Ministry of Trade and Investment held late January a ceremony rewarding the 20 companies which most contributed to the development of the country. On this occasion, the Agency of the Group in Yemen, Al Halal Shipping Co Ltd, has been awarded the Investment Award.

ANL/US Lines awarded Supplier for the Year 2013 by 3M Australia
ANL/US Lines were recently awarded Supplier for the Year 2013 by 3M in both Australia and New Zealand. It is the 2nd year in a row that ANL/US Lines Australia have been earned this prestigious award.

Best Shipping Agent of 2013 Award attributed to CMA CGM by Dubai Trade
The 6th edition of the E - Services Excellence Awards organized by Dubai Trade was held on February 5th.Dubai Trade is the premier trade facilitation entity that offers integrated electronic services from various trade and logistics service providers in Dubai under a single window.

CMA CGM Malta rewarded by the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology
On January 31st, the Group was awarded the prize for the 'Certificate of Partnership' from the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST).

ANL New Zealand named supplier of the year by Carter Holt Harvey
The award comes from their ongoing review process which involves formal quarterly reviews of 10 shipping lines performance in all aspects including schedule integrity, delivery times, customer service and equipment. ANL won the award after being ranked number one over the year.

Awards obtained in 2013

The Group’s skills development policy awarded at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards 2013
Each year, during the Lloyd’s List Global Awards, the british daily shipping journal Lloyd’s List rewards the best achievements of the shipping companies over the preceding 12-month period. These awards are recognized as a guarantee of excellence in the shipping industry.

CMA CGM wins Environment Award at the Global Freight Awards
The International Freighting Weekly (IFW) Awards 2013 were held on 20 November in London. Each year, a jury composed of readers of this English magazine, experts in the shipping world, select companies that have distinguished themselves during the past 12 months.

Electrolux awards CMA CGM for the quality of its services as a Global Logistics provider
The awards recognize Electrolux partners for their high standards of quality, innovation, performance, service, cost, delivery times and sustainable development.

ANL wins prize at the Lloyds List Australia Awards 2013
ANL had a successful night at the last Lloyds List Australia Annual Shipping & Maritime Industry awards held in Melbourne. In front of nearly 400 senior shipping industry executives, ANL won the best service Australia to North East Asia award.

CMA CGM Logistics China wins 2013 Logistics Industry Enterprise Award
China's Logistics Industry Awards were held on 20 and 21 November in Haikou, in Hainan province. Co-sponsored by the China Transportation Association and City of Haikou, it is part of the annual China International Logistics Week.

Borealis awards the Group for innovation and quality service
The Group has won an Innovation Award presented by Borealis, a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, in recognition of the exemplary quality of its customer service and ability to find innovative solutions.

MacAndrews wins award for Shortsea & Intermodality initiatives at La Nuit du Shortsea 2013
For the third year running, the Bureau du Promotion du Shortsea Shipping (BP2S) held an annual awards ceremony which highlights initiatives for short sea and Intermodality.

MacAndrews named 2013 Best Short Sea Shipping Company in Portugal
MacAndrews, for the 4th consecutive year, won the best Short Sea Shipping Line title in the annual Transportes & Negócios Premios de Carga 2013 Awards.

Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) wins Corporate Social Responsibility award at the Containerisation International Awards
CINS is a database system to capture key data from the container supply chain developed in 2011 by the five largest shipping companies

China Freight Industry Awards: CMA CGM China received awards in three categories
The magazine’s readership rated carriers based on several criteria, including managerial skills and quality of customer service, awarding the Group the ‘Best General Service Container Shipping Company’ prize, as well as third places in the Top Ten Awards for the China-Africa service and China-South Asian service.

CMA CGM South Africa receives “Service Provider of the Year” Award
For the second year in a row, CMA CGM Shipping Agencies of South Africa in Port Elizabeth took the prize for best service provided to exporters in 2013.

CMA CGM India receives the prestigious Maritime and Logistics Award
For the second consecutive year, CMA CGM India has been rewarded with one of the most prestigious trophies in maritime transport – the Maritime and Logistics Award (MALA), In the ‘Container Shipping Line of the Year India Africa trade Lanes’ category.

CMA CGM India’s intermodal expertise awarded six times
At the annual ceremony organized by the Container Corporation of India (Concor), a subsidiary of Indian Railways, in the North-West Region the Group won the following six awards: Shipping Line of the Year - import - Gandhidham (Kandla): 1st place, Shipping Line of the Year - import/export - Mundra: second place, Shipping Line of the Year - import - Khodiyar (Ahmedabad): third place, Shipping Line of the Year - import - Ankleshwar: third place, Shipping Line of the Year - export - Khodiyar: third place

CMA CGM awarded “Best Partner of 2013” prize by Sony
At the Sony Best Partner Awards held on 30 May in Shanghai, the Group received the Best Partner of 2013 award for all its services and contribution to Sony’s global supply chain management. It is the third time the Group has received this award.

Nexus Shippers Council Exceptional Data Quality Award 2012 recognises the Group’s E-Commerce teams
The Nexus Shippers Council that groups some of the world’s leading exporters and importers, have awarded the Group the 2012 prize for best data quality and traceability.

CMA CGM America staff member wins Lowe’s “Customer Service Representative of the Year” award
Jason B, Import Customer Service Premier Desk, has been honored by one of the Group’s Global Account customers, Lowe, who presented him with the company’s “Customer Service Representative of the Year” award.

CMA CGM China recognised for its contribution to economic growth in Qingdao
At the end of March, the CMA CGM China teams in Qingdao were recognised by the government of the Shinan district, an administrative subdivision of Shandong province under the Qingdao jurisdiction. It awarded them the “Outstanding Contribution Financial Unit” 2012 prize, in recognition of the Group’s performance in 2012 in the Qingdao region.

CMA CGM Pakistan awarded the First Prize in the Shipping and Freight Forwarders Category by Pakistan France Business Alliance
CMA CGM Pakistan was awarded the First Prize in the “Shipping and Freight Forwarders’ Category” by Pakistan France Business Alliance (PFBA) in its recently held 9th Annual Trade Performance Award Ceremony. The chief guest to the occasion was His Excellency Philippe Thiebaud, Ambassador of France in Pakistan.

MacAndrews crowned Carrier of the Year 2012 by ASDA
MacAndrews has been crowned European Carrier of the Year in 2012/2013 by leading UK retailer, ASDA, at its annual National Carrier of the Year awards ceremony. It is the second time MacAndrews have secured this title.

The Group wins a place in China Shipping Gazette’s Top 10 list of most efficient port and shipping companies
CMA CGM was named as one of Top 10 most reliable port and shipping companies by China Shipping Gazette, one of the largest transport and logistics media outlets in China, during its annual prize giving ceremony on January 10.

Awards obtained in 2012

Jacques R. Saadé honoured with prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by Containerisation International
The "Lifetime Achievement Awards has been judged by Containerisation International editorial team and reflects Jacques R. Saadé's achievements and pivotal role in developing, shaping and changing the container liner shipping industry. It has also been based on Jacques R. Saadé's innovative, pioneering, leadership and motivational skills.

Schenker rewards Group for the quality of its services and its sustainable development policy by naming it Second Ocean Carrier of the Year
At an annual meeting with its Global Accounts customer Schenker, the global logistics supplier, the Group was awarded Second Carrier of the Year 2012 prize. The award recognises the exemplary quality of the Group’s customer services and its strong policy on the environment and corporate responsibility.

The Group recognised twice by Lloyds List Australia
At the 17th edition of the Lloyds List Australia Shipping & Maritime Awards held in Sydney on 28 November, the Group through CMA CGM & ANL Agencies Australia won the 2012 Liner Trades to Europe Award and was honoured by the jury for its North America trades.

MacAndrews named 2012 Best Short Sea Shipping Company in Portugal
For the third year in a row MacAndrews, the Group’s Intra-European Intermodal Transport specialist subsidiary, received the “Best Short Sea Shipping Company 2012” prize awarded by Transportes & Negócios, Portugal’s leading transport magazine, at a ceremony held on 22 November attended by 120 key players in the maritime industry.

CMA CGM: best operator in 2012 at Mombasa port
The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) which manages Mombasa port has just named the Group the best operator of the year for its performance in 2012.

CMA CGM wins Best Partner Awards Year 2012 by Pantos Indonesia
The Group was awarded the Best Partner Year 2012 Trophy during a meeting with its customer Pantos LG Indonesia, which is one of the biggest 3PL service providers (third party logistics) in Asia.

The Group is awarded the Best Carrier of the year 2012 prize by SAMSUNG SHANDONG and SDSC
Samsung SDSC—Samsung supply Chain & Logistics China and Samsung Shandong Factory awarded the Best Carrier of the Year for 2012 to the Group at a ceremony on December 17 attended by major shipping companies such as Maersk, Hanjin, COSCO, MOL and others.

CMA CGM China receives the Business Contribution Award from Shanghai Guandong Terminal Co.LTD
On October 26, CMA CGM China won the 2012 Business Contribution Award from Shanghai Guangdong International Container Terminal Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Shanghai International Port Group.

CMA CGM awarded “Line of the year” in Russia by Sea News
The Group won the prestigious award for “Line of the Year” of the Russian container market for 2012 at the Fret 2012 conference, which is organized by online Russian magazine Sea News. Sea News is a leading magazine in the field of transport and logistics.

CMA CGM wins Project Heavy lift Forwarder of the Year prize at the Global Freight Awards
On 21 November in London, the Group won the “Project Heavy Lift Forwarder of the Year” prize at the Global Freight Awards, previously called the IFW Awards.

CMA CGM (UK) Shipping Ltd rewarded for its team management
CMA CGM (UK) Shipping Ltd has been awarded the Investors in People Gold Award. Investors in People is an internationally recognized accreditation awarded for the way a company leads and manages its business, and invests in training, communication, strategy, etc, to develop its people in order to be the best they possibly can. It is categorized as standard, bronze, silver and gold.

CMA CGM India honored with several prestigious awards
CMA CGM India won three distinguished awards : The Carrier of the Year, The trophy for 2nd place of the Top Enhanced Performer category, and the trophy for 2nd place of the Top Enhanced Performer category

CMA CGM awarded International Carrier of the Year prize by ASDA for the second year running
ASDA, the subsidiary of the American retail giant Wal-Mart, presented the CMA CGM Group with the International Carrier of the Year prize on 9 March 2012, for the second year in a row.

CMA CGM India wins prestigious prize for the third time - the MALA Award
For the third time, CMA CGM India has won one of the most prestigious prizes in the shipping industry, the Maritime And Logistics Award (MALA), in the Container Shipping Line of the Year India Africa Trade Lanes category.

The South Africa Exporters Club awards its top prize for 2012 to CMA CGM Shipping Agencies of South Africa
CMA CGM South Africa at Port Elizabeth won the award for “the best provider of services to Exporters 2012: Merit Award / Significant Growth” delivered by the Exporters Club of South Africa (Eastern Cape).

Group awarded by mining industry giant in Zambia, Konkola Copper Mines
Konkola Copper Mines, one of the biggest mining companies in the Republic of Zambia based in the Copper Belt, awarded the Group its “Best Newcomer” prize.

CMA CGM Agencies India Pvt. Ltd. awarded Container Shipping Line of the Year for Europe trade lanes
CMA CGM Agencies India Pvt. Ltd won the Container Shipping Line of the Year prize at the 4th South East India Cargo &‎ Logistics Awards 2012, held in Chennai on 13 July.

CMA CGM Pakistan voted ‘Most Cost Efficient Shipping Line’ by Pakistan International Freight Forwarders Association
CMA CGM Pakistan was awarded as the ‘Most Cost Efficient Shipping Line’ at an event organized by Pakistan International Freight Forwarders Association (PIFFA) on June 16, 2012.

CMA CGM Turkey awarded at 7th International Golden Anchor Shipping Performance Awards
CMA CGM Turkey won the “Golden Anchor – Container Shipping Agency Award” for its performance over the last three years in the container shipping sector in Turkey at a ceremony held on 30 June by the Dunya Newspaper / Persembe Rotasi and the Turkish Maritime News Agency. The jury selected the winners based on customer service and communication, equipment availability and schedule reliability.

China Shipping Gazette readers vote CMA CGM China for two awards
CMA CGM China was presented with two prizes at the China Freight Industry Awards held on 24 June in Shanghai. Readers of the China Shipping Gazette were asked to evaluate shipping companies based on criteria such as innovation, regularity of sailings, accuracy of documentation and quality of customer service, and awarded the Group “Best General Service Container Shipping Company” and Top Ten award and first place for the China-Africa Service.

CMA CGM Logistics China wins “2012 Hazardous Chemicals Logistics Competitive Enterprise” prize
On 7 May, CMA CGM Logistics China was presented with the 2012 Hazardous Chemicals Logistics Competitive Enterprise prize at the Industry Logistics Enterprise Awards, organised by the China Transportation Association and Kunming city government.

US Lines wins MD Logistics/Seko “Vendor of the Year” award
USL, a subsidiary of the Group providing weekly services for the transpacific and Australia/New Zealand trades, was presented with the "Vendor of the Year" trophy on 18 May by MD Logistics/Seko.

CMA CGM China rewarded for its contribution to development of the economy in Tianjin
The CMA CGM China teams in Tianjin were awarded the “First Labor Day 2011” top prize on 27 April by the government of Tianjin municipality. The trophy recognises the Group’s strong performance in the region.

An American staff member receives the Lowe‘s “Customer Representative of the Year” Award
Candy D Team Leader Import Premier Desk, was named best customer representative of the year for her excellent service by Lowe's.

CMA CGM Lanka awarded again for the quality of its Customer Service
For the fifth time and third year in a row, CMA CGM Lanka was awarded the Best Agents Prize for the quality of its Customer Service on the Colombo–Mediterranean market at the annual awards ceremony of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers’ held on 10 February in Colombo.

CMA CGM elected second best shipping line of the year in South India
CMA CGM India was awarded the second best shipping line of the year in South India, out of Chennai, by the Indian trade journal publishers, CMA CGM INDIA received the award which was presented by the Governor of Tamil Nadu and former Shipping Minister, Shree Dr. K. Rosaiah.

MacAndrews named Best Short Shipping Company
The Group’s intra-European transport and multimodal specialist MacAndrews won the “Best Short Sea Shipping Company” prize awarded by Transportes & Negócios, the leading transportation magazine in Portugal, at the end of November.