Third CMA CGM service in Bremerhaven
Bremen, June 27, 2006 +++ Yesterday, June 26, 2006, the MS “CMA CGM Atzeka” docked at the EUROGATE Container Terminal in Bremerhaven. The 1,700 TEU container ship is the second vessel of a new service provided by French shipping company CMA CGM that calls at Bremerhaven. The ECS Europe Caribbean Service has the following route: Antwerp - Rotterdam – Bremerhaven - Le Havre - Kingston (Jamaica) - Cartagena - Puerto Limon - Puerto Cortes - Santo Tomas de Castilla - Kingston - Antwerp. CMA CGM deploys container ships of the 1,500 – 1,700 TEU class for this service.
About CMA CGM:
CMA CGM is one of the three largest container shipping companies in the world. The company was established by Mr. Jacques Saadé in Marseille as CMA in 1978 and the merger with CGM followed in 1999.
With a fleet of 244 container ships CMA CGM operates on all routes with 80 services around the globe. In 2005 the volume transported amounted to 5 million TEU.
The company also owns various subsidiaries, such as ANL, Delmas, MacAndrews and Progeco. CMA CGM is additionally co-operator of diverse container terminals — among others, in Malta, Fos and Le Havre. Further information is available at www.cma-cgm.com
Contact CMA CGM:
Tel.: +49 (0)40-23530-345
Fax: +49 (0)40-23530-190
CMA CGM (Deutschland) GmbH
Brandstwiete 1 (Neuer Dovenhof)